Sunday 18 March 2018

Eastleigh, 17th March 2018

55028, the Class 121 dmu for the Swanage Railway is now outside the shops, and appears to be on a pair of overhauled bogies. Before arriving at Swanage in 2009, this operated for Southwest Trains as 960012 (977860), a period which included a visit to a Mid-Hants Gala.

66524 arrives in falling snow with 4O14 07:33 Lawley Street - Maritime. The snow did not lie until the evening.

70017 powers up while leaving with 4O27 05:21 Garston - Maritime.

66020 on the cars, the same as the preceding Saturday 10th.  4O40 10:44 Morris Cowley - Eastern Docks.

70005 departs with 4O90 05:27 Leeds - Maritime.

The familiar sign has recently been revised for the current franchisee.

70816 in the sidings, in light snow.