Railway

Alton and the Mid Hants

On the way back from Weymouth this afternoon, the good Mrs.D wanted a comfort break and so being on the A31 near alton we stopped off at the Station cafe and had a spot of lunch and took in the trains on the Mid Hants where the Wizard express had arrived hauled by 9F 92212

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What I like about this time of year is that the steam is more visible due to the cold

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Here are some clos ups of the loco

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However go all this way and what turns up a GWR loco!

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Which arrived on the next service train – nevermind you cannot win them all.

One thing about Alton is the number of railway posters and adverts from days gone.

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Worth a fortune if they are original but probably reproductions πŸ™

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