quainton

  1. Pic of the Day 01.06.20

    Pic of the Day 01.06.20

    Aveling & Porter locomotive, No 807, in the Museum Building ay Buckinghamshire Railway Museum, Quainton, 17.7.2019. This locomotive, built in Rochester, Kent, by a company who are better known for their traction engines.
  2. Pic of the Day 26.05.20

    Pic of the Day 26.05.20

    The backhead of an 0-4-0 saddle tank located in the museum building at the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton, 17.7.2019. Unfortunately I don't seem to be able to identify the actual locomotive.
  3. Pic of the Day 25.04.20

    Pic of the Day 25.04.20

    A restored 3-plank open wagon, with load, displayed in the Museum Building at the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton, 17.7.2019
  4. Pic of the Day 19.04.20

    Pic of the Day 19.04.20

    A newly refurbished and painted wheel/axel/crank assembly in the workshops at the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton, 17.7.2019. I did not see any other parts obviously associated with this construction but my curiosity is aroused by the colour. Could it be …………...
  5. Pic of the Day 25.03.20

    Pic of the Day 25.03.20

    A B&W rendering of Hibberd 0-4-0DM No. 3271 Walrus on static display at the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton, 17.7.2019.
  6. Pic of the Day 16.03.20

    Pic of the Day 16.03.20

    A Class 115 Diesel Multiple Unit, Built by British Rail at Derby, 1960, at the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton, 17.7.2019
  7. Pic of the Day 04.03.20

    Pic of the Day 04.03.20

    Ruston & Hornsby 0-6-0DH, Works Number 459578, built 1961 for the Ministry of Defence and numbered 423 by them. Since being demobbed from the army it has had a number of homes and liveries, now in its original appearance at the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton, 17.7.2019
  8. Pic of the Day 27.02.20

    Pic of the Day 27.02.20

    A refurbished 10 ton tank wagon in the museum building at the Buckingham Railway Centre, Quainton, 17.7. 2019. The wagon has gone through a number of ownerships. Various plates attached give confusing information regarding its origins. The only thing that appears certain is that it was built in 1915
  9. Pic of the Day 19.01.20

    Pic of the Day 19.01.20

    The 'front office' and 'boiler room' of the 172 year old London and North Western Railway locomotive 3020 Cromwell standing in the train shed of the re-erected Oxford Rewley Road station at the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton, 17.7.2019.
  10. Pic of the Day 13.01.20

    Pic of the Day 13.01.20

    A study in grot taken at the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton, 17.7.2019
  11. Pic of the Day 12.11.19

    Pic of the Day 12.11.19

    A period luggage trolley in the Museum building at Buckingham Railway Centre, Quainton, 17.7.2019
  12. Pic of the Day 03.11.19

    Pic of the Day 03.11.19

    Hibberd 0-4-0DM No. 3271 Walrus on static display at the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton, 17.7.2019.
  13. Pic of the Day 16.10.19

    Pic of the Day 16.10.19

    London & North Western Railway 3020 Cromwell, built 1847, standing in the train shed of the Oxford Rewley Road Station at the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton, 17.7.2019
  14. Pic of the Day 10.10.19

    Pic of the Day 10.10.19

    A collection of (not sure what the collective noun should be, answers please on a post card) signals at Quainton Station, Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, 17.7.2019
  15. Pic of the Day 04.10.19

    Pic of the Day 04.10.19

    A set of hydraulic buffer stops in the museum building at the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton, 17.7.2019
  16. Pic of the Day 28.09.19

    Pic of the Day 28.09.19

    A travelling crane at the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton, 17.7.2019. I shave memories of a OO model by Tri-ang, many years ago, that was almost identical, I don't know if it was based on this make of crane.
  17. Pic of the Day 25.09.19

    Pic of the Day 25.09.19

    The old station building at Quainton, taken 17.7.2017, now part of the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre. It has appeared in many films and TV dramas, featuring prominently in the episode of the police crime drama Endeavour, 'Passenger' shown 18.22018
  18. Pic of the Day 16.09.19

    Pic of the Day 16.09.19

    An interesting little loco in the museum building at Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton, 17.7.2019. Unfortunately I cannot give any details as I cannot find it on the Centre's website stock list.
  19. Pic of the Day 29.09.19

    Pic of the Day 29.09.19

    A scene inside the train shed of the former Oxford, Rewley Road Station, now erected at the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton, 17.7.2019
  20. Pic of the Day 14.08.19

    Pic of the Day 14.08.19

    Taken 17.7.2019, a view of the facade of the old London & North Western Railway Station (later absorbed by the London Midland & Scottish Railway) erected at Rewley Road, Oxford and now standing at the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton, Buckinghamshire.