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Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Dave A, 9 Sep 2006.

  1. Dave A

    Dave A Established Member

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    Hi all. Thought I'd start a new one, as I can't seem to find the old one. Although please delete this if I have overlooked it. :)

    Name: David
    Age: 18
    Lives: London
    Job: Heathrow Express CSR or London Underground CSA. Waiting to see who I start with first as both are useless with paperwork!
    Transport Interests: London Transport (Buses, Tube, DLR etc), Slammers and Class 377's
    Something I could not live without: My Oyster Card
    Whats in my wallet: NI Card, Debit Card X2, Orange Top Up Card, CeX Membership card, Game reward card, Oyster Card, I.D. Card
     
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  3. TheSlash

    TheSlash Established Member

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    Location:
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    Name Slash
    Age not that old
    Profession F-14 Tom Cat pilot for the US Navy
    Transport interests Anything with wheels on that i can drive
    Something i couldn't live without... My music
    Whats in my wallet? PTS card, Union card, debit card, snooker club membership, Tesco club card, nectar card, discount thing for station shops, BRSA card and a few notes
     
  4. Ascot

    Ascot Established Member

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    Location:
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    Name: Mark
    Age: 21
    Lives: Birmingham
    Job: Local Government Officer
    Transport Interests: Aviation
    Something I could not live without: Hobbies & Interests
    Whats in my wallet: Bite Card, Debit Card, Credit Card, Amex Platinum, Tesco Card, Taste Card, Regus Card, bmi Silver, BA Silver, Flybe Premier, Priority Pass, United Club, Intercontinental Platinum Ambassador, Best Western Diamond, ScotRail Advance, Virgin Traveller. £, US$ & €.
     
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  5. Met Driver

    Met Driver Established Member

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    *****
     
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  6. Julian G

    Julian G Established Member

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    Name - Julian
    Username - juliang
    Yahoo Groups Username - silverlink_wcml
    Age - 16
    Job - Student
    Previous Jobs - Work Experience helping out kids in Year 7
    Interests - Drawing, Playing the Piano, Trains , Exploring new places, school and Homework
    Location - West Brompton
    Local Buses - 74,190,430,N74,N97 & 28,391,N28
    Local Stations West Ken,Earl's Court, West Brompton and Fulham Bway.
    Special things in your area - Lilllie Bridge Depot, Earl's Court Exhibition Centre, Empress State Building
    Locos You have seen at West Brompton
    37,47,56,66,67,92
    Locos You have seen at Kensington Olympia
    37,59,60,66,67,73,92
    Favourite Trains and Why?
    92016- This was the first 92 i saw on the West London Line
    37425- I went into the cab of it at Acton Yard (thank you Micheal W)
    EPS 37s- My local 37s
    47805- This was the First 47 i saw in a London Terminal
    47854- I saw the loco at Willesden, this loco clags like a Kettle!
    43167- I saw the Train get named by DPS staff and GNER at KX
    319216- It's the only 319 so far which buzzes the Loudest
    The Buzziest Trains you have been on
    321405- 3rd Place
    319216- It's BUZZFIRE
    317511- This train remains Second Place, i'm sure Joe H will remember that journey to Tottenham Hale
    What's in my wallet
    There are two passes in my wallet, one is the Oyster pass which contains my Oyster, Thameslink DaySave, Z1-6 with a HEX logo on, and a Child Single to CJ, the other one is a National Rail one which contains an Expired Family Railcard,Doncaster Tickets, Lymington Town Tickets, I have also some money, batteries for my camera, Spare battery for my phone, Freight Timings for WLL

    And that's that....
     
  7. devon_metro

    devon_metro Established Member

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    Name: Liam Y
    Age: 14
    Lives: Paignton
    Job: School
    Transport Interests: Trains
    Whats in my wallet: £3, CDR Paignton-Dawlish Warren, 4 Stagecoach bus tickets
     
  8. The Snap

    The Snap Established Member

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    Everyone probably knows all this, but oh well! :razz:

    Name: Rich
    Age: 15
    Lives: Mancnester
    Job: School and East Lancs Railway Diesel Dept
    Transport Interests: London Underground, National Rail
    Favourite TOP: Freightliner
    Favourite Classes: 37, 47, 57/0 (Freightliner), 66 (Freightliner with new light cluster), 90 (green Freightliner), 185, 390.
    Something I could not live without: Nice food, Smirnoff Ice and Coke (the brown stuff!)
    Whats in my wallet: Couple of quid, Co-Op bank card, ELR Memebership Card, ELR Safety Card, Bus Pass, Manchester to Crewe return rail ticket...
     
  9. afterburner

    afterburner Member

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    Location:
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    Name: Simon
    Age: approaching 30
    Lives: Formerly New Zealand, now North Hertfordshire
    Job: IT Systems engineer
    Transport Interests: Planes, trains and automobiles
    Something I could not live without: The internet
    Whats in my wallet: NI card, debit card, credit card, Tesco clubcard, drivers license, house key, pic of mrs, travel insurance card, breakdown assistance info, National Trust members card, Qantas frequent flyer card, some coins (but not enough).
     
  10. nutter

    nutter Member

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    Location:
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    Name: Mark
    Age: 17
    Job: Network Rail apprentice (HMS Colinwood/Sultan)
    special things around me: The bloke at the gate with a gun
    Transport Intrests: Railways, sports bikes (yamaha R1),fighter jets in the RAF
    Thing i need to live: (SCREAM IT EVERYONE) Jayne, and as a after thought Dr. Pepper
    whats in my wallet: I don't have one
    Things i carry round in my pockets Keyring with can-opener, couple of coppers, phone, little LED thing, phone swipe card, cash card, game card, NR name badge, Security pass, normally a bit of chocolate
     
  11. Craig

    Craig Established Member

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    Name: Craig
    Age: 22
    Live: Near Newcastle
    Job: Draftsman, web devloper and c**t
    Transport Intrests: Railways, abandoned railways, light rail and narrow gauge amongst other things
    Thing i need to live: Oxygen
    Whats in my wallet: Some money, few receipts, debit card, credit card, NI card, Tesco clubcard, travel pass, couple of old uni cards and some other stuff

    Either they're very small policemen or you have very big pockets :shock:
     
  12. 37372

    37372 Member

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    Name: Thomas
    Age: 14
    Lives: Mexborough (Doncaster)
    Job: School
    Transport interests: Loco classes 01-60 and 71-92
    Something I couldn't live without: Internet
    Whats in my wallet: Priv card, various tickets, money, Metrolink ticket, ELR day rover and a small photo of 37606.
     
  13. Turbostar

    Turbostar Established Member

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    Location:
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    Name: Martyn O
    Age: 35
    Lives: Plymouth
    Job: Unemployed
    Transport Interests: Trains/Railways, Aircraft, Computing
    Favourite TOPs: Central Trains, Chiltern Railways, FGW, FSR, FTP, Island Line, SET, Silverlink, Southern, SWT, Virgin Trains, DRS, EWS, Freightliner, GBRf
    Favourite Classes:37, 43(HST), 47/57, 59, 60, 66, 67, 90, 92, 153, 156, 158, 159, 170/171, 185, 220/221, 323, 334, 375, 376, 377, LU 1995 Stock
    Special things in your area:FGW Laira Maintenance Depot
    Something I could not live without:My PC, Xbox, PDA & mobile
    Whats in my wallet: Debit card, Orange topup card, T-Mobile topup card, Vodafone topup card, Tesco clubcard, Somerfield saver card, WH Smith clubcard, Nectar card, NHS Medical Exemption card, Driving Licence, receipts, money
     
  14. Tom B

    Tom B Established Member

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    removed
     
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  15. 87015

    87015 Established Member

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    Don't think i've done one before, sooo

    Name: Ian
    Age: 19
    Lives: L.Buzzard
    Job: Student-University of Birmingham (thats Birmingham NOT Aston!)
    Transport Interests: "Modern Traction", bit of photting but a haulage man first and foremost.
    Favoured classes: 87s! Will dabble in anything for a decent day out. On the preserved front always go for 25s and other small sulzers first
    Hated classes: WITH A PASSION 390, 90(esp 001-015. RHOS sector!). Also not a great fan of 50s, 55s or EH 47s (yawn). Or 350s, no interest in 91 piffle.
    Largest loco for haulage (service trains) 56016. MONSTER!
    Most embarrasing requirement:37412. Oh half the 91 fleet!
    Whats in my wallet: Bit of dosh, a few cards and some old validity.
     
  16. nutter

    nutter Member

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    I have big pockets :roll: :roll: :argue:
     
  17. Jordy

    Jordy Established Member

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    Name: Jordy
    Age: 15
    Lives: Grimsby
    Job: School
    Transport Interests: Trains, Trams, Tube etc
    Something I could not live without: Err, Internet I s'pose!
    Whats in my wallet: £15, 55008 sticker - still with backing, Welsh Highland Railway ticket, Natwest Card, Library Card, WHSmith Giftcard with 86p credit (!), Dubit Card, Royal Bank of Scotland card, New Clee to Carlton ticket.
     
  18. Dennis

    Dennis Established Member

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    Name - Dennis Lance
    Age - Not quite past it yet
    Occupation - analyst
    Location - Trowbridge (near Bath)
    Couldn't live without - fags, beer and curry
    In my pockets - one used hanky
    Interests - BVE, station bashing
    WLTM - Elaine Holt
     
  19. Mojo

    Mojo Administrator Staff Member Administrator

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    Name - Mojo
    Age - 17
    Occupation - Student/Station Adopter
    Location - North Bristol (for my sins)
    In my wallet - £25, lottery ticket; numerous reciepts; debit card; driving license, Political party membership card; photo of :love4:
    Dislikes - Buses, especially overpriced ones run by First; Bristol City Council
     
  20. 16CSVT2700

    16CSVT2700 Established Member

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    :lol: :lol: :lol:

    Name: Jamie
    Age: 18/19
    Lives: Slough
    Job: Bum
    Transport Interests: National Rail, none of this tube/tram b()ll()x :toothy8:
    Favourite TOP: TOP? teh fex0r?
    Favourite Classes: 50, 40, 90, 58, 87, 56, 25, 33 in that order
    Something I could not live without: This planet! Home, friends etc etc
    Whats in my wallet: Here's my wallet;
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    Provisional driver's licence, £25, railcard, national insurance card, various crap.. erm oh a note saying "hello jamie" written on a fancy bit of notepaper awhhhh aint I speshal :lol:.
     
  21. Beaker

    Beaker Established Member

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    Name - Nathan H Rodgers
    age - 15 years young
    things in wallet/pockets £1.235 , 1 hungarian florint , 1 deutsch mark
     
  22. Tom C

    Tom C Member

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    Name: Tom C
    Location: Saaf London
    Job: Gripper
    Interests: Supporting Charlton Athletic (so really its a burden but someone has to do it), oldish buses (I own one :)) British Rail (literally, not the garbage we have now) and annual leave
    Things I couldnt live without: 20 Benson and a box of matches, beer and annual leave
    Favorite TOC: British Rail
    Favorite trains: 302, 303, 304, 305, 309, 310, 312, Hampshires, Oxteds, Tadpoles, anything 3rd rail with slam doors, Hoovers, Cromptons, Bubbles, Choppers, Duffs.......very current
    Things in Wallet: Thameslink staff pass, some First staff pass (try to keep that covered up), PRIV, FIP, Debit Card & Credit Card (neither with any money on them), some money, driving licence, AA membership card, Leyland National group membership card and chewing gum for the crafty fag moments
    Dislikes: First, Ken Livingstone, Margaret Thatcher, Crystal Palace FC and Silk Cut. Oh and running out of annual leave.
     
  23. Nathan

    Nathan Established Member

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    Name: Nathan
    Transport Interests: Steam & 444s ;)
     
  24. eezypeazy

    eezypeazy Member

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    Well, as everyone else is doing one...

    edited to bring it up to date:

    Name: eezypeazy
    Age: 51
    Lives: Prudhoe, Northumberland
    Job: PR Consultant specialising in transport-related areas
    Transport Interests: trains, buses, lorries, ships
    Something I could not live without: My wonderful wife and children
     
  25. Beaker

    Beaker Established Member

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    ohh yer i forgot to mention i have a pocket watch in my pocket
     
  26. TheSlash

    TheSlash Established Member

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    Ok now i'm confussed. I always thought Beaker and Nathan were the same person :dontknow:
     
  27. Turbostar

    Turbostar Established Member

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    Blimey, this is getting quiet popular now! lol :tongue3:

    Mart
     
  28. Boxcars

    Boxcars Member

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    Name: Neil
    Username: Boxcars
    Age: 52
    Location: Cambridge, England.
    Job: Superintendent of the Periodicals Enquiry Desk, Cambridge University Library (also Cambridge University Vice-Marshal).
    Interests: Railways (British and American mostly), BVE, watching Union Pacific and BNSF etc. action on YouTube and Google Video, music, food, wine.
    Favourite Classes: most British locomotives (special mention for HSTs :love10:) (plus the big stuff running on the Union Pacific and BNSF railroads).
    Something I could not live without: The people I love, and railways.
    Dislikes: Traffic jams (especially when you're stuck beside a main line railway). People who whinge about trains being late (and conveniently :protest: never mention those that are on time or within 5 minutes). Buses and planes are often late but nobody seems to mention this.
    What’s in my wallet: Various plastic cards, £10 note, used rail tickets for Cambridge to St Ives in Cornwall and return, and Teignmouth to Dawlish and return, receipt for the sending of Rodda’s Cornish Clotted Cream, and a Lottery playslip.

    :cya:
     
  29. Tomnick

    Tomnick Established Member

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    Na-ame: Tom (as if you couldn't guess)
    A-age: 19 as I write this, but only for a month more.
    Location: Scunthorpe unless it's termtime, when it'll be Loughborough.
    Job: Civil Engineering Student (and Campus Radio Chief Engineer)
    Weekend Job: Signalman
    Interests: Railways (generally operations stuff - not trainspotting!), Cycling, Music, Radio, Real Ale (in a nice quiet pub)
    In my wallet: Various membership cards, cashpoint cards, North Norfolk SCWID card, Great Central's lesser ID card.
    Not in my wallet: Money
    Couldn't live without: Breakfast

    Edit: last one changed due to popular demand and to aid retention of lunch. Apparantly.
     
  30. devon_metro

    devon_metro Established Member

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    Teignmouth to Dawlish, do you know hen this was as i remeber somebocy getting that ticket on a 153 :p
     
  31. Jx^

    Jx^ Member

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    Name: Mr Dunnyvache
    Username: Dunnyvache
    Age: 52
    Location: Dunny, England.
    Job: Jesus's uk based enforcer
    Interests: :sex: Cider. Cows.
    Favourite Classes:Class 170
    Something I could not live without: Double lolly.
    Dislikes: The M1
    What’s in my wallet: Too many receipts, not enough money.
     

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