Tuesday, 26 May 2015

Route map

This map should help to understand the significance of the lines that have been lost on the Dorset, Hampshire and Wiltshire borders. 

Not even the mainlines have survived unscathed, the Exeter and Weymouth lines are now single despite the heavy commuter traffic. 



Monday, 24 February 2014

Just off the Salisbury and Dorset

Thanks to an anonymous reader of the blog, I have received some more images, including this of two goods locos destined for the Salisbury and Dorset Junction Railway.


700 class 30692 on an exPoole goods to Salisbury passing Wimborne



Q class 30548 drifting down Parkstone bank with an exBournemouth to Salisbury train, the second headcode disc is missing.

Tuesday, 30 July 2013

Daggons Road

It has been over  a year without anything new but I found this photo that was sent to me, it is the ground frame at Daggons Road - my thanks to Shaun White.



Tim