oxfordshire

  1. Pic of the Day 19.03.20

    Pic of the Day 19.03.20

    The driver of GWR Saint Class 2999 Lady of Legend, taking a break between turns on the Demonstration Line at Didcot Railway Centre, Oxfordshire, 20.4.2019
  2. Pic of the Day 10.03.20

    Pic of the Day 10.03.20

    Great Western Railway King Class locomotive 6023 King Edward II, built at Swindon June 1930, Didcot Railway Centre 30.4.2016
  3. Pic of the Day 18.02.20

    Pic of the Day 18.02.20

    Great Western Railway King Class locomotive 6023 King Edward II, built at Swindon June 1930, moves onto the coaling stage to take on the black stuff, at Didcot Railway Centre 30.4.2016
  4. Pic of the Day 12.02.20

    Pic of the Day 12.02.20

    GWR 0-4-2T Autotank 1450 creeping along the line up to the coaling stage, to take on some black lumpy stuff, at Didcot Railway Centre, Oxfordshire, 30.4.2016
  5. Pic of the Day 31.01.20

    Pic of the Day 31.01.20

    The interior of the coaling stage at Didcot Railway Centre, Oxfordshire, 20.4.2019. Coal bins ready to tip into locomotives waiting below.
  6. Pic of the Day 30.01.20

    Pic of the Day 30.01.20

    Part of the line up on the table top layout Thomas and Friends, Scoutrail, Kidlington, Oxfordshire, 4.1.2020
  7. Pic of the Day 22.01.20

    Pic of the Day 22.01.20

    A B&W rendering of part of the line up at a steam gala day at Didcot Railway Centre, Oxfordshire, 20.4.2019
  8. Pic of the Day 14.01.20

    Pic of the Day 14.01.20

    The storage sidings on the G Scale table top layout 'Thomas and Friend's at Scoutrail, Exeter Hall, Kidlington, Oxfordshire, 4.1.2020.
  9. Pic of the Day 07.01.20

    Pic of the Day 07.01.20

    A cast sign at Didcot Railway Centre, Oxfordshire, 20.4.2019
  10. Pic of the Day 26.12.19

    Pic of the Day 26.12.19

    A current day interloper passing the Didcot Railway Centre, Oxfordshire, 20.4.2019. This is often accompanied with an exchange of horns/whistles by drivers of ancient and modern
  11. Pic of the Day 22.12.19

    Pic of the Day 22.12.19

    Weeds growing out of a pile of rail chairs in a corner of Didcot Railway Centre, Oxfordshire, 20.4.2019
  12. Pic of the Day 06.12.19

    Pic of the Day 06.12.19

    The well rusted chimney of a Fire Devil beneath a water crane at the Didcot Railway Centre, Oxfordshire, 20.4.2019
  13. Pic of the Day 05.11.19

    Pic of the Day 05.11.19

    Remember, remember, the 5th of November, Gunpowder, Treason and Plot.... I have posted today's pic in the past but it appeared to be an appropriate subject for today. An oops moment with a gunpowder van, a much reworked Swift Sixteen model, part of a display at Scoutrail, Kidlington, Oxon, 7.1.2017
  14. Pic of thr Day 07.10/19

    Pic of thr Day 07.10/19

    A study in rust and peeling paint on the side of a tank wagon awaiting restoration ay Didcot Railway Centre, Oxfordshire, 20.4.2019
  15. Pic of the Day 21.09.19

    Pic of the Day 21.09.19

    A trackside point lever and linkages at Didcot Railway Centre, Oxfordshire, 20.4.2019
  16. Pic of the Day 22.06.19

    Pic of the Day 22.06.19

    A scene from the inside of the engine shed at Didcot Railway Centre, Oxfordshire, 20.4.2019