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W51328/P470 at St Ives.1 viewsAt journeys end, Class 118, W51328 waits at St Ives before returning to St Erth, on the 30th July 1980. The station at St Ives is a far cry from the days when it received through trains from Paddington, and had Camping Coaches. Most of the original station site is taken over by car parking.
British Telecom Livered Class 118 at Umberleigh.0 viewsThe British Telecom Livered Class 118, 3-Car DMU set B460, with driving car 51317 leading, departs from Umberleigh with an Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple service in July 1987.
33107 on the Weymouth Harbour Tramway.1 viewsThe Ford Granada gets out of the way as Class 33/1, 33107 heads along Commercial Road at Weymouth. The Boat Train from London Waterloo was passing the bus depot, and slowly making its way to the Harbour Station at walking pace on May 30th 1986.
142028 at Fettlers Wharf Marina, Rufford.0 views142028 runs alongside Fettlers Wharf Marina on the approach to Rufford whilst working the 16.32 Ormskirk to Preston service on October 2nd 2004.

FNW 142007 arrives at Moss-Side.1 viewsPassing over the B5259, 142007 in First North Western dark blue livery, arrives at Moss-Side whilst working the 13.09 Colne to Blackpool South service on May 22nd 2004. This is on the former Coast Line from Kirkham to Blackpool South & Central which was once double track throughout. The original station at Moss-Side closed in 1961, the current single platform re-opened in 1983.
ATW 150242 arrives at Blaenau Ffestiniog.0 viewsArriva Trains Wales Class 150/2, 150242 arrives at Blaenau Ffestiniog with the 10.22 service from Llandudno on November 24th 2012. The narrow gauge track of the Ffestiniog Railway from Porthmadog which shares the station here, is on the left.
153332 at Barrow Haven.0 viewsThe tail end of 153332 runs across Ferry Road as it prepares to call at Barrow Haven with the 11.02 Barton-On-Humber to Cleethorpes service on Sunday 31st August 2014.
SWT 450544 arrives at Lymington Town.0 viewsWith the new Lymington Shores development as a backdrop, 450544 wends its way into Lymington Town with the 18.12 Brockenhurst to Lymington Pier on July 4th 2015.

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EPS 37601 - Folkestone Harbour.0 viewsAs the tide begins to come in, 37601 sits on the viaduct at Folkestone Harbour with the Pathfinder Tours 'Atomic Harbourmaster' railtour on October 20th 2007. Out of sight at the other end of the train was fellow EPS class 37, 37603. This was one of the last diesel hauled trains to traverse this line. The itinerary on that day included a trip along the Dungeness Branch. It was a long day - an 06.15 start from Crewe on Saturday morning and only getting back to Crewe at 01.24 on Sunday morning!Dec 10, 2015
Goxhill Level Crossing and Signalbox.1 viewsTwilight on October 17th 2015.Nov 05, 2015
153304 departs from Goxhill.1 viewsAs 153304 disappears into the gloom with the 17.55 Barton-On-Humber to Cleethorpes, the timber level crossing gates swing open to let the waiting traffic pass through. October 17th 2015.Nov 05, 2015
Goxhill Level Crossing.1 viewsTwilight on an October evening at Goxhill, as headlights illuminate the timber level crossing gates closed across Howe Lane on October 17th 2015.Nov 05, 2015

153304 at Barton Lane Crossing.1 viewsWith the new lights installed for the replacement crossing, 153304 passes over Barton Lane level crossing whilst working the 09.52 Barton-On-Humber Northern Rail service on October 17th 2015. The crossing gates here are due to be replaced with barriers by the end of 2015.Nov 05, 2015
153330 departs from New Holland.0 viewsHaving called at New Holland, 153330 gets underway with the 11.02 Barton-On-Humber to Cleethorpes service on Sunday 6th September 2015.Nov 01, 2015
153330 at Barrow Road Crossing, New Holland.0 viewsAmidst the industrial backdrop of New Holland, 153330 passes over Barrow Road Level Crossing with the Sunday 11.02 Barton-On-Humber to Cleethorpes service on September 6th 2015.Nov 01, 2015
153330 at Goxhill.0 views153330 awaits departure from Goxhill with the Sunday 09.58 Cleethorpes to Barton-On-Humber Northern Rail service on September 6th 2015.Nov 01, 2015

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