This is the South West Trains 'Thunderbird' locomotive, so called because it is used to rescue trains that have broken down.
My 1st attempt at a Rail shot! Canon D30.
These have been described as the worst ever trains the UK. 30 of these 4-car electric multiple units were built by Alstom five years ago. All are to be handed back to the lease owner Porterbrook n... (more)
A Waterloo to Basingstoke train passing the busiest station in Britain.
Operating a fast train from Waterloo to Portsmouth, soon to be replaced by class 444s.
'Desiro' unit number 16 heads up to Waterloo on one of it's first trains in service.
The train in the foreground has put in 30 years of hard work and is now just months away from its demise, replaced by the 'Desiro' trains as seen in the background.
Driving cab detail of Siemens built Desiro Class 444 trains for the United Kingdom. Soon to be introduced on Waterloo-Portsmouth line