He waits, that’s what he does….

Following the posting of photograph of a rainbow (click here), taken as Stanier Black 5 45379 passed by, today’s blog post is a reflection on the waiting game.  Sometimes we railway enthusiasts will stand for quite some time in the cold or wet waiting for the fleeting moment when a locomotive will charge past, giving…

Mid-Hants Autumn Steam Spectacular 2011 – The Home Fleet

As promised in yesterdays post, today we will see the Watercress Line’s home fleet in action at last years Autumn Steam Spectacular.  As mentioned previously, the weather was terrible, but it made for some great photograph opportunities.  All three locomotives illustrated here will be running at this weekend’s Autumn Steam Spectacular 2012 – the full…