Carl's Railway Photos

24th July 2016 - Severn Valley Railway

BR 34027 To Highley and back, out behind Manor 7812 and back behind West Country 34027
Plenty of diesels around the new Diesel Depot at Kidderminster

24th July 2016 - Churnet Valley Railway

Tkh 2944 Polish Tkh 2944 on the service train
Most of the locos on the shed visible

23rd July 2016 - DRS Gresty Bridge Open Day

DRS Gresty Bridge Open Day Easily the best DRS Open Day I've been to!
A wide variety of DRS traction as well as several visiting locos
No less than three naming ceremonies during the event
Very Well Done to All Involved!

22nd July 2016 - Llangollen Railway

BR 80072 A ride behind BR Standard 80072 on this beautifully scenic line

21st July 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

64707 Translator Set T7 displays its new names;
64664 'Liwet' - Angel of Inventions
64707 'Labezerin' - Angel of Success

20th July 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

08887, 08611 and 08617 08887 arrives by lorry and completed 08611 departs
57304 arrives for overhaul

19th July 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

47818 and 442422 47818 tests the re-instated ETS on 442422
66142 is on the trip from East Yard
More track is being laid at the back of the site with the two sidings extended beyond the old Diesel Test Shed

19th July 2016 - Eastleigh

46115 The 'gallery' on Campbell Road bridge watches as 'Scots Guardsman' passes by again, this time with 47746 for company

18th July 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

BSO 9527 ScotRail BSO 9527 gleams in the sunshine
The new roof over Bays 5-7 is progressing well

15th July 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

BSO 9527 BSO 9527 is now wrapped in full ScotRail livery
Mk1 FO has been repainted in Carmine & Cream

14th July 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

47818 47818 is busy shunting 442s

14th July 2016 - Eastleigh

BR 46115 'Scots Guardsman' passes by

13th July 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

UTU2 62287 UTU2 Test Coach shows off its new livery embellishments
66425 has arrived for repainting

12th July 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

64664 The old plates are off Translator Set T7 and work is underway preparing the vehicles for their new names

11th July 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

64664 and 64707 Translator Set T7 arrives back to have new nameplates fitted
Mk2 BSO 9527 is now in ScotRail blue

8th July 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66763 66727 tows away 66763 and Translator Set T7

7th July 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

442423 37800 is made ready for another trip to Three Bridges and returns with 442423

6th July 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

37610 37610 is stabled on one end of a Test Train

5th July 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

37800 and 442418 37800 arrives with 442418 and 442415
57309 poses in the sunshine ready to depart the following day

5th July 2016 - Eastleigh

08904 08904 is back!

1st July 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

DR98926 The latest two KHA conversions are matched up with the pink MPV
57309 has had its 'Pride of Crewe' nameplates refitted

28th June 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

57309 57309 awaits re-fitting of nameplates

23rd June 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

DR98964 Orange and pink MPVs stabled together
Recently named 66763 is stabled

21st June 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66432 66432 is complete and ready to go
37175 is stabled with a Test Train
Work on the new roof over Bays 5-7 is progressing quite quickly

16th June 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

IFA 4909 300-5 Seven IFAs have arrived from France
More TEAs are being overhauled
Steady progress is being made on the 4-CEP
The first new section of roof has gone up in Bay 1 North

15th June 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

New Roof Work has begun on the new roof with the first section removed on Bay 7

14th June 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

TEA 89003 Two more overhauled TEA tanks are ready to leave

14th June 2016 - Eastleigh

60017 60017 departs the depot

13th June 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

59003 59003 has a traction motor replaced
The latest new sidings are now in use - more to come!

8th June 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

07007 07007 rests between duties next to the wheel park

7th June 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

50026 and 66710 50026 departs behind 66710 for the North Norfolk Railway Diesel Gala
37219 and 37421 are removed from their Test Train and replaced by 73962 and 73965 which have arrived with an extra coach for the formation

4th June 2016 - ICRS Annual Eastleigh Works Bash

47818 The Annual ICRS Members Only Eastleigh Works Bash has 08611, 47818 and 50026 giving cab rides up and down the yard
All the locos that could be moved were positioned nicely for photos, including a line-up of 66s from three companies
Thanks go to Barry and Jeanne of Arlington Fleet Services for allowing us the freedom of the Works for the afternoon
Thanks also to Paul Spracklen of PTG Tours for allowing us the use of 50026 and Angel Trains for allowing us to display 442422
Last, but not least, thanks to all the Arlington staff who gave up their afternoon to help with driving and stewarding and who made the day a tremendous success

2nd June 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

New Roof The netting and scaffolding are going up in preparation for the new roof

1st June 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66432 and 66433 66432 arrives for repainting and 66433 departs

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