25312 Kings X-Tring Cutting cement empties, 210480, ta to “IW”
Leighton Logs local Archive
incl local phot spots, unit and loco diagrams, WTT, rare local track and more.
The fatal Wembley crash from Oct 84. Phot and detailed gen on the crash, line rebuild and diversions/drag gen.
Wires down at Hemel, Dec 83. The longest local drag ever, much power variety, phots and gen.
WCML Deltics 1997-2017. Detailed gen and many phots of Deltic action locally.
Class 319's on the Midland. Detailed gen and 3 phots of the very last week of Thameslink 319 ops in August 2017.
WCML 319's 1997-2017. Detailed gen and 10 phots of the varied duties these units have worked locally.
Leighton area dawn chorus, June 14th 2017. 11 freight, 2 sleepers all in perfect dawn sun. Detailed gen and 7 phots from the session.
The Chiltern bubbles last day. Phots and gen from the day with some archive bubble views too.
Now in rapid decline, detailed gen of 319 movements North of Luton in March 2017.
Bedford - Bletchley in the 80's. Many DMU and local hauled branch memories from Jason Hall.
310059 collides with a BRUTE and derails, Hemel Nov 84.
China clays with DB power no more review.
Aylesbury 47s 1971 - 2016 Phots and gen of class 47s through Aylesbury.
Kings Langley goods loop Workings past and present, plus phots of this surviving local WCML loop.
Midland freight 1970 - 2016 Phots from the 70's, 90's and 2016 plus detailed gen of Midland freight.
Chiltern freight 2016 2016 Freight timetable, phots and archive gen.
321's no more, the final weeks Phots and much gen
Wolverton ARC remembered, 20 phots and much gen
BOC tanks remembered, phots and gen of these distinctive tanks
last local class 25 moves, Sep 86-Feb 87, phots and detailed gen on the
last workings by our popular class 25’s
last G21 remembered, the last 87 hauled service train Dec 2006
The last NSE Euston - Northampton
and gen of the very last day May 1990
1A76 load 5 mk i's on the 1730 Brum-Euston remembered
The "milk empties" remembered, steaming rats, roaring beasts in the dark of the night, 2A23 the stuff of local legends
Gronks no more,
the decline of local gronk haunts, 13 phots incl the Calvert gronk, much gen also
Last local Roarer and dino?, May 90,
Two local lasts in one memorable night in May 90
Local loco failures 1960 - 2016,
Features 28 different class failures,their rescue and unique phots
Class 40's on the Midland Main line 1960-1985,
Class 40 gen and 2 phots from the Southern end of the Midland main line, more 40s than you probably realised worked right thru to Jan 85
Class 46's on the Midland Main line 1960-1985,
Detailed class 46 gen most having visited the Midland. Common in the 70's, rarer in the 80's.
Bletchley Stone traffic, Part one 1973-1985,
Classic phots and gen of the early days of the Bletchley stone traffic
Bletchley Stone traffic, Part Two 1990-2016,
Phots and detailed gen on the later years of the Bletchley stone traffic with class 37/60 and 66.
Bletchley Flyover variety, Part one - The Railtours,
Classic phots and gen of the Railtour power over Bletchley Flyover
Bedford Festival/Open day 1996 ,
Classic phots from Bedford's 1996 open days thanks to Mark Beal
Bletchley Parcels Dock remembered ,
Classic phots and gen on Bletchley's now closed parcels dock
Bletchley Loco sidings remembered ,
Classic phots and gen on Bletchley's long closed loco stabling sidings, "rats" no more...
"ED's" to Cricklewood and onto the Midland, 1972-2014, Detailed gen and phots,
Gen includes JA's to Luton Bute Street, derailments and much more!
"90's" on "Cobblers", 90 gen and phots of the final "Cobbler" era at Leighton
The "Stanlow Tanks" remembered, "Rats" thrashing South on 2000 tonnes...Gen and phots.
More local features coming soon,