Swanage Railway Diary 3
Diary No.3 continues the theme established on 5929 Site No.1.
All pictures are taken with the strictest safety policy for Swanage Railway staff, volunteers and passengers.
If it is not safe to take a picture none is taken.
The safety of SR staff, volunteers and passengers is paramount at all times.
Winter Engineering Work on the SR
Galleries 10, 11 & 12
Also at Gallery 12
I.O.W. W24 Calbourne on the SR
See the ever popular 2012 Beer Festival & Diesel Gala
SR Operations Steam & Diesel
Many pictures of DMU operation , track work, people,
Christmas and day to day work and views in
2012 & 2013
Galleries 14, 15, 16 17, 18 & 20
The Swanage Railway Diesel Gala 2013
See the following locomotives in action:
Class 08 - 20 - 31/4 - 33/1 - 37/5 - 55 - 423/4
See also the progress on the Mining Museum
complex at Norden.
The First SR Spring Steam Gala April 2014
Locomotives on Offer:
WC 34028 Eddystone
BB 34070 Manston
Regrettably the weather was very overcast and damp
hence some white penetration on some of the pictures.
SR Diesel Gala 2014
The Swanasge Railway Diesel Gala this year is the
Biggest the railway has ever staged.
A remarkable line up of locomotives.
Swanage Railway 35 years of Passenger Operation
Special guest locomotive to celebrate the event was
At the event your Host received a special award for 35 years volunteering on Passenger Operations.
Your Host's actual involvement with the Swanage Railway started in 1972.
More day to day volunteering on the SR.
SR Classic Traction Rally & Late Turn DMU.
A small, but excellent gathering of Classic Cars, Motor Cycles, Military Vehicles, Lorries, Tractors and
Stationary Steam Engines with many other back up exhibits.
The railway was also operating a special time table in connection with the event.
I followed photographing this Rally by performing a driving duty on the late DMU service.
The SR autumn Steam Gala
Visiting locomotives are 1501 and the Met. Tank.