Tonight we are looking at some of my better photos from this years Watercress Line Autumn Steam gala. With Dave working on the Canadian Pacific stand I was left to my own devices in my hunt for some good photos. In the morning we also had the pleasure of meeting Stephen of Cornish Inc who was doing a quick painting of Bulleid West Country class 34105 Swanage, that is under overhaul.
In terms of comparing this gala to previous galas I felt the railway did very well, although the guests locos in the form of the Crab and the Ivatt weren’t quite as exciting compared to last years Castle and 42xx. I felt the railway was far more clever with its timetable this time around. I have always said the railway has one of the best wagon groups around and its not used as much as it could…
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