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  1. fgwrich replied to the thread Life after LNER power cars.

    Simply a stock move, returning to Ely with a few Mk3s tomorrow. Probably used as the most recent pair of Power Cars to arrive.

    20 Jan 2020 at 22:11
  2. fgwrich replied to the thread Waves smash train windows at Dawlish.

    Which window was this? As the non toilet sides retain their large windows, and the former toilet side retains it's small window.

    18 Jan 2020 at 11:55
  3. fgwrich replied to the thread EMR 158s with original seats?.

    There’s a few left, as while GWR removed all of their Richmond’s (put in by FGW to replace the Electrostar / Desiro seats by Wessex)...

    18 Jan 2020 at 10:16
  4. fgwrich replied to the thread EMR 158s with original seats?.

    Capacity of course having to be increased when the franchise was split, and went down from the 3 car 170s Central used on the service to...

    18 Jan 2020 at 10:12
  5. fgwrich replied to the thread GWR Turbo cascade progress to Bristol region services.

    Bit of a shame to hear, back to hunting out the declass sections of the 165s to work for me then. I take it 204 is only having a brief...

    17 Jan 2020 at 20:48
  6. fgwrich replied to the thread Class 80X - poor sound and thermal insulation.

    I've often wondered about this. The roof is completely flat, with everything bolted to it, in the driving coaches there is also a rather...

    17 Jan 2020 at 20:46
  7. fgwrich replied to the thread Life after LNER power cars.

    There seems to be regular shunting going on at Ely at the moment, with stock for ScotRail both arriving and leaving. It's reckoned /...

    17 Jan 2020 at 20:42
  8. fgwrich replied to the thread EMR 158s with original seats?.

    I thought I had a photo of it but can’t find it at the moment. The SWT / SWR First Class consists of the Primarius FC seats of the time,...

    17 Jan 2020 at 10:58
  9. fgwrich replied to the thread EMR 158s with original seats?.

    You’ve also missed a trick there by boarding at that end, as EMR 158 doesn’t operate any 158s with first class ;)

    17 Jan 2020 at 10:29
  10. fgwrich replied to the thread Edinburgh Tram developments.

    Indeed isn't the plan to send the tram over to the P&R via the old Forth Road Bridge. They've certainly put out many Artists Impressions...

    14 Jan 2020