Kent Rail

Miscellaneous

 


 

Australian Series

A selection of railway locations from ''down under''

 


 

Bluebell Railway

A look at three of the main stations on the preserved line

 


 

Bournemouth Belle

The Western Section's all-Pullman service, which ran from July 1931 until July 1967

 


 

CTRL Section 2: Driver Training

A couple of views depicting driver training through Ebbsfleet International, before the formal start of scheduled services.

CTRL Section 2: Record Run of 4/09/2007: Historic high-speed press run from Paris Gare du Nord to St Pancras

 


 

East Kent Railway

Shepherdswell to Eythorne

 


 

Exeter St David's

Once at the intersection of alternate routes to both London and Plymouth

 


 

Grand Central Terminal Holiday Train Show

The 11th Annual Holiday Train Show at New York Grand Central Terminal, Christmas 2012

 


 

Gravesend Town Pier

The world's oldest cast-iron pier, first opened in 1834 and the Gravesend ''terminus'' for the London Tilbury & Southend Railway from 1854

 


 

Hither Green Coal Train Disaster

David Morgan recounts a derailment of coal hopper wagons at Hither Green in 1987

 


 

Hoo Junction Training Exercise

A training exercise which took place at Hoo Junction in 1993, involving emergency services and a withdrawn EPB

 


 

London Bridge Station Announcement Tower

Behind the scenes of the announcement tower at London Bridge "High Level" station

 


 

Kent Rail Rover

Unlimited off-peak travel across the majority of the Kent rail network

 


 

Maidstone ''High Speed'' Rail

A look at the very first ''Javelin'' service to depart Maidstone West on 23/05/2011

 


 

Network SouthEast

A worthy celebration of this renowned British Rail Business Sector

 


 

North Downs Steam Railway

From Stone to Spa Valley, the North Downs Steam Railway story

 


 

Peco Pullman

Former ''Golden Arrow'' Pullman car ''Orion'', which has been based in Devon since 1978

 


 

Railfreight Distribution

British Rail's last Business Sector

 


 

Shakespeare Tunnel Works

A look at the works which took place during August 2009, to prepare the Gothic bores of Shakespeare Tunnel for Class 395 units

 


 

Slight Snag at Rochester in 1985

A 4-CAP goes off the rails!

 


 

South Western Infrastructure Index

Pictures and information of railway infrastructure upon those lines located in the south west.

 


 

Spa Valley Railway

Tunbridge Wells West to Groombridge

 


 

Suburban Platform Extension Works

Platform extension works on suburban lines serving Charing Cross and Cannon Street,

undertaken as part of the London Bridge station redevelopment

 


 

Vauxhall

A historic look at the first stop out of Waterloo

 


 

Victoria to Weymouth

An eventful rail tour which took place on 4th June 2005, featuring ''King'' Class No. 6024

 


 

Visitors to the South Eastern Division

A pictorial section looking at motive power which is off its main stomping ground and instead paying the South Eastern Division a visit

 


 

Wealden Pullman

The Kent & East Sussex Railway's Pullman service

 

Barbara

First Class Kitchen Car of 1926

 

Theodora

First Class Kitchen Car of 1926

 

Diana

BR Mk 1 RU No. E1955 of 1960

 


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