Carl's Railway Photos

Rail Exclusive DRS Class 47 Models

These ViTrains Class 47s have been dispatched from Italy and should be delivered in about 2 weeks
The DRS liveried pair are now both Sold Out and there are only a handful of Northern Belle sets left
If you want to put your name on the waiting list please contact Rail Exclusive directly
Thanks to all those who took advantage of this offer

5th December 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

73109 and 73213 have arrived for bogie overhauls
The track is now in place and concreted in Bay 1 North
 

3rd December 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66701 is part way through its repaint
 

1st December 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

The Wabtec team pose in front of their last unit
37218 has arrived with 57306 for repaint and a
KUA wagon for repair
A very dirty 66719 is refuelled
 

27th November 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

The final 455 is reformed prior to final finishing
66701 is in the Paintshop
 

24th November 2014 - Eastleigh

08904 is back shunting the Virtual Quarry
 

24th November 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

57003 is repainted as part of its F Exam
Bodywork repairs to 57010 are underway
 

19th November 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

31601 awaits departure with 50026
 

18th November 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

50026 is started in preparation for its visit to Dartmoor
DLR 998 is back on its bogies
The Speno RR24MC7 Rail Grinder is loaded onto lorries and departs for London Underground
 

15th November 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

Inter City Railway Society visit the Works
 

14th November 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

A dismal day, weather wise, with the final 455 arriving for overhaul
 

12th November 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

57010 has arrived for bodywork repairs
317714 has arrived from Ilford for storage
 

7th November 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

Docklands Engineers wagon 998 is nearing completion
450041 is on test in the yard
 

6th November 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66703 is fresh out of the Paintshop
The rails are being laid in Bay 1 North
 

3rd November 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

70008 is ready to return to service
66757 is over the pit in the Van Shop
70802 makes a rare appearance
 

1st November 2014 - Bonfire Night Celebration

The annual Arlington Bonfire & Fireworks party for staff,
families and invited guests
As always, started with a loco setting off tons of detonators, then a big bonfire is lit followed by the first set of fireworks
A hog roast and burgers are served in the interval then
the second half of the fireworks
Almost £1000 was raised for charity during the event
Thanks to Barry and Jeanne for a lovely evening

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