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Good evening all,
some photos taken recently: https://www.flickr.com/photos/finnyus/
- East Cork
- Newtown nr Ballyhea
- Ballast trains around North Cork
- 2807/08 operating Midleton services
For the second time this year, the weedsprayer has visited both of the East Cork lines. GM's 074 and 217 were involved:
GM 217 at Tivoli
with the Cork/Midleton working.
GM 074 at Cobh Junction
with the Midleton/Mallow working.
GM 222 at Monard
with 2020 CK-HN InterCity
some photos taken over the last few days: https://www.flickr.com/photos/finnyus/
- RPSI no. 4 operating the Great Northern Getaways trip
- Clontarf Road DART station
I've just uploaded some photos taken on during a day trip to the UK: https://www.flickr.com/photos/finnyus/
- London Liverpool Street
- West Hampstead
- Neasden Junction
- Moor Park
- Watford Underground
- London Paddington
- Sonning Cutting
Another photograph taken of the MK4 movement on the Kerry Road on Friday 18 September:
8208 operating the 1200 Heuston - Cork approaching its terminus on Sunday 20 September:
GM 087 approaches Waterford
with the ecs movement from Wexford via Rosslare Strand and Wellingtonbridge, Monday 28 September 2015
LNER Class A4 60009 Union of South Africa approaches Newtongrange on the Borders Railway with the 1044hrs working from Edinburgh Waverley to Tweedbank calling only at Galashiels. Class 67 no. 67026 is at the rear, Sunday 27 September 2015
Class 92 no. 92032 crosses the Slateford Viaduct in Edinburgh with the early running 5B26 0818hrs ECS from Edinburgh to Polmadie Car M.D. This stock operated the 2350hrs Lowland Sleeper from London Euston, splitting in Carstairs.
GM 207 hauled the empty stock from Cork-Cobh this morning for Railtours Ireland "Emerald Isle Express" from Cobh-Killarney. GM 087 is still allocated as the tour loco.
Some photos from Scotland earlier in the month:
The 1306hrs CrossCountry service from Edinburgh Waverley to Plymouth approaches Prestonpans
The 1621hrs Scotrail service from Glenrothes with Thornton to Tweedbank passes through Inverkeithing
. The Jamestown Viaduct can be seen in the background.
yesterday (Tuesday 20 Oct), the Sperry Train operated Mallow-Cobh-Cork-Midleton-Mallow. GM 076 was in charge of the train with the help of GM 217, which was the Cork thunderbird loco.
217 at Cobh Junction
with the Cobh-Cork working.
076 at Carrigtwohill
with the Cork-Midleton working.
217 departing Midleton
with the working to Cork. At Cork, 076 operated the train back to Mallow.
More photos from the day:
some photos taken in Galway, Offaly and Cork over the last few days: https://www.flickr.com/photos/finnyus/
2815/16 0905 Athenry-Galway at Renmore, 24.10.2015
GM 072 at Tullamore with the 1200 Ballyhaunis-Waterford laden timber, 24.10.2015
Mallow Station, 25.10.2015
I really like the GM 072 with the timber train. Great sky great color with the sun in just the right place. BRAVO!
I've uploaded some photos taken during a recent trip to Northern Ireland: https://www.flickr.com/photos/finnyus/
- 80 Class Sandite train
- 8113 on a ballast working to Newry
Ive uploaded some photos taken on Monday, 28 Dec 2015 of the GWR diversions: https://www.flickr.com/photos/finnyus/
*- London Waterloo
*- Clapham Junction
*- London Marylebone
*- Neasden Junction
*- Wembley Stadium
*- High Wycombe
I uploaded a mix of Irish & UK photos taken over the last few years: https://www.flickr.com/photos/finnyus/
- Cloughjordan, Rathdrum, Mullingar & Blackshade Bridge
- Downpatrick & Bangor
- Bath, Hitchin & Bristol
Also included a shot of 8209 operating the 0700hrs Heuston-Cork on 12 January:
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