Carl's Railway Photos

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

27th May 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66743 66743 poses before departure

26th May 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66743 A first look at completed 66743
Long stored IGA 4647 030-2 is released after overhaul

25th May 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

Locos Galore! Locos galore outside the Loco Servicing Shed
70802 is back from surveying and we get a closer look at the kit

24th May 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

70802 70802 has been rigged up with the RILA survey equipment

23rd May 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

57309 57309 is released from the Paintshop
66743 is now in Burgundy
47818 is running up and down the yard

22nd May 2016 - Isfield, Lavender Line

01583 A chance to ride behind one of Bruce Knights' old MOD Rustons
Unfortunately 09025 was inside the shed undergoing maintenance

21st May 2016 - Spa Valley Railway

33202 Steam to Eridge and 33203 back to Tunbridge Wells West

21st May 2016 - Isfield, Lavender Line

09025 The site was closed but 09025 could be seen moving about

17th May 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

73963 and 73965 73963 and 73965 arrive and are marshalled either end of the Test Train

16th May 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

57007, 37175, 37254 and 59003 A colourful line-up with 57007 (DRS Revised), 37175 (Colas), 37254 (InterCity) and 59003 (GBRf) in the background
DR75501 prepares to depart on completion of repairs
37175 and 37254 are removed from their Test Train pending the arrival of a pair of 73/9s
Work has started on 47810
66769 arrives with Translator Set T7

16th May 2016 - Eastleigh

66737 'Lesia' departs the Depot

15th May 2016 - Cosham

BR 34046 A quick visit to see 'Braunton' pass through masquerading as 'Lord Dowding'

13th May 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

Speno The Speno Raul Grinder is outside on Test
37421 is stabled with a Test Train
Stored DR98305 and DR98306 are moved

12th May 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

89001 TEA 89001 gleams in the sunshine

11th May 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

47818, 47810 and 66433 66433 arrives with the Arlington 47s
Repainted 66424 returns to service
58008 has lost its second cab and is nearing the end (RIP)

10th May 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

58008 58008 has its power unit lifted out and is returned to the scrap area, looking more like an MPV rather than a heavy freight loco
37254 is stabled with a Test Train

9th May 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

58008 58008 is towed inside ready for power unit removal
66424 nears completion in the Paintshop
DR75501 has arrived for an engine swap

8th May 2016 - Swanage Diesel Gala - Day 3

D3591 (08476) and 08436 The final day and the 08s are doing brake van rides at Norden, departing Swanage in the morning and returning late afternoon
Another fantastic gala with several first and great weather throughout - well done to everyone involved

7th May 2016 - Swanage Diesel Gala - Day 2

D213 (40013) 33111 joins the action having only just been repainted
Plenty to see including a Bride boarding the train! Congratulations!

6th May 2016 - Swanage Diesel Gala - Day 1

D182 (46045) First day of the Diesel Gala proper with some notable firsts; the first Class 40 in Dorset and the first Warship on the Swanage line

5th May 2016 - Swanage Diesel Gala Preview Day

D832 Preview day theme of Route 62, Waterloo to Exeter, with D832, 50035, D6515 (33012) and BR Std 80104 all in action

4th May 2016 - Eastleigh

73213 73212 and 73213 top 'n' tail four Mk1 coaches to the Docks
20205 and 20142 pass by on their way to Swanage

4th May 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

58008 58008 loses a cab!

3rd May 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

57309 57309 is rubbed down ready for repainting
57007 is almost ready to return to service
58008 is pretty much stripped
The next pair of KHAs for SWT are taking shape

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