Carl's Railway Photos

28th September - Arlington Eastleigh Works

Completed 60095 is out in the sun again
Two more LU GP wagons have arrived

27th September - Arlington Eastleigh Works

60095 is back inside for black to be applied around the windows

26th September - Arlington Eastleigh Works

60095 is outside in the sunshine

25th September - Arlington Eastleigh Works

73965 arrives to replace failed 73964 on the Test Train, giving us 11 73s on site at the same time!
59005 is completed and outside
The Wheelshop is now producing wheelsets

24th September - Arlington Eastleigh Works

GB18 tour locos 50007 and 50049 depart, leaving 73107 and 73141 stabled in the yard
444040 and 450113 are now in the main workshop

21st September - Arlington Eastleigh Works

Long term Test Shed residents, 444040 and 450113 are in the yard ready to move into the main workshop

20th September - Arlington Eastleigh Works

The Swanage Railway 117 is now a three-car set
60095 has its decals applied
Two 442 sets have had their motor coaches removed
The final LU SB wagon has arrived

17th September - Arlington Eastleigh Works

59005 is under repair
60095 is now in GBRf Gold
66091 arrives twice from East Yard with each of the two sets of Riviera stock from the weekend's charters

14th September - Arlington Eastleigh Works

73136 is ready to depart

13th September - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66780 is out and so is the sun!
The first LU GP wagons have arrived

11th September - Arlington Eastleigh Works

59005 has arrived for repairs
66780 is outside for the first time
60095 is shunted into the booth for painting of the primer

10th September - Arlington Eastleigh Works

Another batch of 10 HHA Coal Hoppers has arrived for component recovery and scrapping
08567 is shunting LU wagons
66780 is nearing completion
Class 117 trailer car 59486 is back on bogies and ready to be re-formed with its power cars

8th September - ICRS @ Eastleigh Works

The annual Inter City Railway Society bash at Eastleigh Works
Highlight of the day was the naming of 37901 'Mirrlees Pioneer'
07007, 08567 and 73133 all in use for cab rides and 'Driver for a fiver'
In addition to the visit fee which will go to the Arlington charity later in the year, an extra £351 was raised for Special Olympics South East Hants by selling stock lists and the 'Driver for a fiver' runs
Thanks, as always, to Barry and Jeanne of Arlington for permission to hold the event and also thanks to Glenn at Europhoenix for allowing us to unveil the name on 37901 and Cambrian Transport for use of 73133

7th September - Arlington Eastleigh Works

The masking comes off 66780, revealing its Cemex livery
The nameplates go on 37901 at the end of the day
Work has begun on 60095 for GBRf
At the depot next door, 180106 is released in Grand Central colours

5th September - Seaton Tramway

This 2' 9" narrow gauge electric tramway runs alongside the beautiful River Axe - a wonderful place and something a bit different to ride on
Well worth a visit!

5th September - Pecorama, Beer

A preserved Pullman Car used as a Tea Room - excellent Cream Teas!

4th September - Dartmouth Steam Railway

A King and a Pannier Tank on the service trains
A BR Standard, two 03s, an 08 and a 25 also visible
Another wonderful line

3rd September - South Devon Railway

D6501, Pannier 6412 and Bubble Car 55000 on the service trains
Plenty of other locos and stock to see up and down this lovely line

1st September - Tonbridge Yard

GBRf's base in this part of the world, plenty of 73s in evidence plus the new Schweerbau High Speed Milling train
Also, the Test Train locos from Eastleigh were here, 37421 and 37612

1st September - Tunbridge Wells West

On the Spa Valley Railway, unique Clayton D8568 was on the service train and plenty of other stock around the shed

1st September - Isfield, Lavender Line

Surprisingly, this line was closed on a sunny saturday!



September 2018