London Paddington - Didcot - Bristol Temple Meads - Exeter - Paignton
February 5 1995

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I was a passenger on this trip, my first mainline run behind 6024.

6024 King Edward I almost ready for the off at London Paddington. February 5 1995 © Matt Parkes

6024 King Edward I almost ready for the off at London Paddington. February 5 1995 © Matt Parkes

6024 King Edward I at Didcot, having been serviced at the GWS depot. February 5 1995

6024 King Edward I at Didcot, having been serviced at the GWS depot. February 5 1995

To commemorate the death of the great Kenneth Leech, aged 104, 6024 carried a very appropriate headboard between Didcot and Bristol Temple Meads. February 5 1995
To commemorate the death of the great Kenneth Leech, aged 104, 6024 carried a very appropriate headboard between Didcot and Bristol Temple Meads. February 5 1995

At Taunton 6024 King Edward I carried a very traditional combination of headboard and reporting number. February 5 1995

At Taunton 6024 King Edward I carried a very traditional combination of headboard and reporting number. February 5 1995

By the Dawlish photostop 6024 King Edward I was carrying a more appropriate headboard and reporting number given the destination. February 5 1995

By the Dawlish photostop 6024 King Edward I was carrying a more appropriate headboard and reporting number given the destination. February 5 1995

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