Friday, 20 October 2017

Rail Alphabet (J) : Jewellery Quarter

A station on the Snow Hill lines in Birmingham. A London Midland 172 pulls into the station bound for Snow Hill.

Thursday, 19 October 2017

Rail Alphabet (I) : Iris

BR Derby Lightweight Railcar was known as Iris in departmental service, now preserved on the Ecclesbourne Valley Railway.

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Rail Alphabet (H) : Hammersmith & City

An S7 stock train operated by the Hammersmith & City line arrives at Baker Street.

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Rail Alphabet (G) : Great Northern

365 503 by the Great Northern operator, seen at Kings Cross.

Monday, 16 October 2017

Rail Alphabet (F) : First Class

First class was traditionally signified by a yellow band on the carriage, which can still be seen sometimes such as on this Mark 2 FO (First Open) seen at Leamington Spa.

Friday, 13 October 2017

Rail Alphabet (E) : English Electric Type 4

The English Electric Type 4, also known as the Class 50 of course. 50 026 is seen at Chinnor.

Thursday, 12 October 2017

Rail Alphabet (D) : Duddeston

323 221 stops at this station near the centre of Birmingham.