February turned out to be quite a month. Warm but dull or cold and bright.
This month we have.....
31285 1q06 Landore-RTC. Running about 7.5 hours late a class 31 on the front for a change!
37604 1q13 RTC-Laira
37261+37038 0z40 Crewe-Cardiff the first route learner for upcoming Tesco liner.
66102+66056+60099 6v98 Lindsey-Westerleigh. The 60 failed so was running 6 hours late.
47818 0z40 Crewe-Cardiff another route learner for the Tesco run.
37038+37606 6m67 Bridgwater-Crewe. Yet another running late!
47818 0z40 Crewe-Newport on another route learner terminating at Newport this time.
66522 4V06 Rugeley-Stoke Gifford seen hammering through Ashchurch.
66101+66076+66116+66088+66118+66005+66041 0x98 Margam-Bescot. A 7 shed convoy.
66171 7x36 Didcot-Ashchurch. A nice line up of armoured vehicles.
60099 6V98 Lindsey to Westerleigh some 6 hours late, delayed by a fatality en-route.
66706+66723 4V94 Drax to Portbury.
66847 6o78 Margam-Dollands Moor diverted around through Gloucester.
66715+66709 4v94 Doncaster-Portbury.
66745 6z50 Gloucester-Teigngrace Running late after a points failure in Gloucester Yard forced the train to go via Worcester Yard to run around.
57008+57011 6m67 Bridgwater-Crewe.
60074 6v40 Scunthorpe-Cardiff Tidal. Nice to see a Tug on something other than oils.
66745 6O78 Margam to Dollands Moor, diverted again due to Severn Tunnel closure.
37259+37611 1Q13 Derby RTC-Exeter Riverside and then it all went pear shaped!
66426 4v38 Daventry-Wentlooge. The first of the Tesco runs.
37667 1q14 Derby RTC-Derby RTC via Bristol, seen aproaching Cheltenham and returning to Bristol after reversing in Alstone carriage siddings
56302 6z56 Cardiff Canton-Burton
37667 1q14 Derby RTC-Derby RTC via Bristol, seen this time on it's way home to RTC.
31602+31105 3z18 Derby RTC-Kingsland Rd. Running around an hour late due to the need to attach 31105 on the rear. 31105 will be used to pull back yesterdays 1q13 after both 37's failed today.
37602+37688 0z37 RTC-Bristol barton Hill. Two replacement loco's for 1q13, quite a rare move into Hatherley loop and caught again just down the road as they leave the loop.
66725+66709 4v94 Doncaster-Portbury.
66524 4v47 Rugeley-Stoke Gifford.
37423+37610 6m67 Bridgwater-Crewe.