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by kev-ster
Thu Jul 24, 2008 1:10 pm
Forum: Real World Railways
Topic: Your opinions on current DMU's
Replies: 76
Views: 7403

Re: Your opinions on current DMU's

from my own experience.... pacers..awful voyagers...awful...noisy...smelly...windows out of line class 158...nice looking but feel cramped class 175...brilliant...lovley smooth running feel spacious.......cant wait to go back on em again in Wales in august class 170...liked em smooth running comfort...
by kev-ster
Fri Jun 27, 2008 11:31 am
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: Bure Valley Railway
Replies: 7
Views: 1294

Re: Bure Valley Railway

lovely little railway have visited a couple of times..see if i can dig some old photos i have of it...


cant belive tesco's is now opposite the station....shows you just how long ago i last went.... :shock:
by kev-ster
Mon Feb 25, 2008 6:52 pm
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: Irish Mail 16th Feb..."Western Champion"
Replies: 0
Views: 542

Irish Mail 16th Feb..."Western Champion"

A selection of photo's are on the brilliant north wales coast railway website of this recent pathfinders special tour some cracking photos heres the link....... just click on notice board and them " to previous notice board section.".. check out the recent one for the new wrexham to maryle...
by kev-ster
Fri Sep 21, 2007 8:14 pm
Forum: Model Railway Photography
Topic: For You BR Blue Fans
Replies: 23
Views: 5637

lovely pics fella
by kev-ster
Thu Sep 06, 2007 8:46 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: my layout - Castlethwaite
Replies: 186
Views: 26794

coming along nicely...some lovely metcalffe buildings...top work fella
by kev-ster
Thu Sep 06, 2007 8:42 pm
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: Bala Lake narrow gauge Railway pics..........
Replies: 8
Views: 1357

no i did the walk opposite the lake but over the hills....and then did the railway in the afternoon....was about 8 mile round trip but the ground was very boggy in parts and some of it has been fenced off and some seem to have been fenced off by the farmer lol....so was probabaly aboput 15 miles aft...
by kev-ster
Thu Sep 06, 2007 8:38 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Llandublo, a North Wales layout in OO gauge
Replies: 396
Views: 91906

loving your layout Ron......need any photos fella of anything along the Welsh lines i might have something to help you??...

Kev
by kev-ster
Thu Sep 06, 2007 8:35 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Machynlleth - 00 gauge cambrian layout Update January 31st
Replies: 168
Views: 67291

Thats a lovely layout Tom ....top work fella
by kev-ster
Thu Sep 06, 2007 8:17 pm
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: Bala Lake narrow gauge Railway pics..........
Replies: 8
Views: 1357

indeed it is Chris...although i dont suggest doing the circular walk round Bala i did :lol: :lol:
by kev-ster
Thu Sep 06, 2007 8:16 pm
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: Llandudno Junction pics......
Replies: 11
Views: 1979

I don't know, its a weird place. Its all grey and gloomy, many of the buildings always look dingy and depressing. Then theres the locals... The mining history is interesting though. Or maybe its just me :) known for its rain.....think they are all old miners cottages......streets are a pain to driv...
by kev-ster
Thu Sep 06, 2007 8:13 pm
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: Llandudno Junction pics......
Replies: 11
Views: 1979

enjoy Tim...time it right and you can get some decent trains through there....although not like the good old days from my youth holidays ..sidings were buszzing with locos...now its the cinema i think :cry:
by kev-ster
Thu Sep 06, 2007 8:11 pm
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: Ffestiniog Railway pics.......
Replies: 1
Views: 797

Ffestiniog Railway pics.......

my last selection of pics from my recent holiday in Wales is of the Ffestiniog railway....was suppossed to be a rainy day but the weather held out and even got some sunshine down Porthmadog 8) http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v318/kev-ster/Ffestiniog-8.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v318/kev...
by kev-ster
Thu Sep 06, 2007 8:04 pm
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: Talyllyn Railway pics
Replies: 5
Views: 1256

Re: Talyllyn Railway pics

Great pics (again!). I'd agree with you, the Tal y Llyns my favourite too, the staff are great there.. Runs from Tywyn to Abergynolwyn........ Did you carry on all the way to Nant Gwernol, as there are some lovely walks from there? sorry Tom..my mistake :oops: :oops: we did go to the end at Nant Gw...
by kev-ster
Tue Sep 04, 2007 5:34 pm
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: Llandudno Junction pics......
Replies: 11
Views: 1979

TomWebber wrote:Nice pictures Kev, the one of Blaenau almost makes it look like a reasonable place :D (seriously though, that place scares me :shock: )


whys that Tom??.....
by kev-ster
Tue Sep 04, 2007 5:27 pm
Forum: Railway Photographs
Topic: my visit to Llangollen Railway .........
Replies: 2
Views: 706

Thanks Neil.....just me Ffestiniog ones left now.....phew i hear you all say :lol:

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