60163 Tornado at Paddington

While we were living in London last year, a relative mentioned to me that a modern steam locomotive had been built in the UK and was running on the main lines sometimes. I looked it up, and found out about the amazing LNER Peppercorn Class A1 60163 Tornado, including the fact that it was scheduled […]

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Didcot Railway I: Scenery

This summer while we were living in Oxford, we spent a Saturday afternoon at the Didcot Railway center. It was a wonderful place full of excellent trains; here’s part 1 of my pictures from that afternoon, containing scenery and other non-train things. Trains themselves coming in part 2!

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