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  1. Cowley replied to the thread Photo of the Month :: January 2020 - Voting.

    22! I reckon a lot of people probably thought “I’ve got a chance of picking up a few votes here if there’s only 3 entries again like...

    20 Jan 2020 at 22:38
  2. Cowley replied to the thread You know you've had one beer too many when....

    You have to delete posts you’ve made the next morning...

    19 Jan 2020 at 10:25
  3. Cowley replied to the thread UK Euphemisms.

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    19 Jan 2020 at 01:46
  4. Cowley replied to the thread Southern Region late 1970s - class 73s and 47s.

    Thanks for that. I’d found the first one, but not the one with the 73.

    18 Jan 2020 at 23:36
  5. Cowley replied to the thread Class 124 questions.

    Yes I’m sure that that’s been covered on here recently. Someone posted a great photo of a 101 getting involved with a Trans Pennine...

    18 Jan 2020 at 22:26
  6. Cowley replied to the thread Southern Region late 1970s - class 73s and 47s.

    I would have loved to have experienced that. Such an everyday (night) scene back then that seems so remote now...

    18 Jan 2020 at 22:23
  7. Cowley replied to the thread Southern Region late 1970s - class 73s and 47s.

    Just missed this. I’ll have a look tomorrow 30907.

    18 Jan 2020 at 22:08
  8. Cowley replied to the thread Southern Region late 1970s - class 73s and 47s.

    Dammit. I meant to put “Newspaper trains” in the post but forgot for some reason. Come on Mr Ripley, you’re good at digging photos of...

    18 Jan 2020 at 22:06
  9. Cowley replied to the thread Southern Region late 1970s - class 73s and 47s.

    Yes it was an interesting time, but after a while it all settled down. I’ll work it out when I get back as there were some surprising...

    18 Jan 2020 at 16:31
  10. Cowley replied to the thread Southern Region late 1970s - class 73s and 47s.

    There was a period in 1988 where we had all manner of 47/4s drafted in to cover for an enormous dip in class 50 availability, and many...

    18 Jan 2020 at 15:59
  11. Cowley replied to the thread Southern Region late 1970s - class 73s and 47s.

    Afternoon everyone. This is a bit of a thread bounce, but I’ve been trying to find photos of nighttime SR mail services which include a...

    18 Jan 2020 at 12:31
  12. Cowley replied to the thread Class 124 questions.

    You’ve got some great stuff in your collection Merthyr Imp. Lovely stuff.

    18 Jan 2020 at 01:03
  13. Cowley replied to the thread UK Euphemisms.

    My other half (Northern Irish) says - “Catch yourself on” whenever I’ve said something particularly crass... So I do!

    18 Jan 2020 at 00:19
  14. Cowley replied to the thread How long did the BR Blue & Grey livery last for?.

    I’d really like to see a photo of that if there’s any in existence? I’m always looking for photos of mixed sectorisation liveried trains...

    18 Jan 2020 at 00:14
  15. Cowley replied to the thread Class 124 questions.

    Bevan - Was that seen as an improvement at the time over the 124s? I don’t think I ever rode on one so no experience of them.

    17 Jan 2020 at 20:31