fgwrich's Recent Activity

  1. fgwrich replied to the thread GWR Class 319 / 769 information & discussion..

    I wonder if that was a clearing out Reading Depot move or if it will finally receive the start of work to convert it to one of the 769s?

    24 Jan 2020 at 13:44
  2. fgwrich replied to the thread Abellio Greater Anglia Class 755s (Regional Trains).

    Looks like there was another failure today, with 755328 failing in Ipswich station. Eventually recovered by 37800 and towed back to...

    23 Jan 2020 at 00:49
  3. fgwrich replied to the thread Great Western Livery.

    I'm sure this has been on that thing for nearly a year now - There's a certain Penzance based driver who had a habit of sticking PZ...

    23 Jan 2020 at 00:12
  4. fgwrich replied to the thread Great Western Livery.

    Not so much a livery alteration, but it's welcome modification none the less - The first of the modified Mk3s (GW07) has appeared in...

    22 Jan 2020 at 23:59
  5. fgwrich replied to the thread GWR Cornish Night Riviera Sleeper and GWR Class 57 updates from Long Rock.

    That's not what the lease says for some of them. It'll all become clearer soon enough, the DA3 must be imminent.

    22 Jan 2020 at 23:46
  6. fgwrich replied to the thread Life after LNER power cars.

    All going to plan, it should be happening on Thursday. Now scheduled for 57312 + Barriers + NL65 (No Power Cars, Just the trailers)....

    21 Jan 2020 at 19:10
  7. fgwrich replied to the thread Parliamentary debate on rolling stock on HS1.

    I was very much thinking on those lines too. While there may be the will for battery EMUs to replace the 171s up on the Uckfield line,...

    21 Jan 2020 at 19:05
  8. fgwrich replied to the thread Train fire at Petersfield.

    Perhaps it's worth SWR & GB teaming up for some of those 73s again?

    21 Jan 2020 at 14:34
  9. fgwrich replied to the thread Preserved Pacers.

    I'm not surprised to see LEV 3 now listed as a static exhibit, I had it around 10 years ago on a short run on the Triangle where it...

    21 Jan 2020 at 14:32
  10. fgwrich replied to the thread Life after LNER power cars.

    As expected, the return move consists of 43006 leading 42323, 42340, 42158, 42226 + 43112.

    21 Jan 2020 at 14:24
  11. fgwrich replied to the thread Life after LNER power cars.

    More than likely, locos with silicone hoses in them don't like to be sat around doing nothing for long, so most of the FGW fleet have...

    21 Jan 2020 at 12:02
  12. 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