11 March 2015

Trains throughout the day.
DSC0678  1C32 the 09:03 Paddington - Chelthenham Spa on the down main. DSC0679  360 201 on a down Heathrow Connect. DSC0688  66011 with stone from Acton to Theale ARC.
DSC0694  332 001 with 1Y40 on the 09:42 Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 to Paddington. DSC0696  166 202 in "new" FGW colours on 2R25 from Paddington to Reading. DSC0698  2P34 the 08:34 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington formed of 165 116 and second but unidentified unit.
DSC0699  An up HST, 1A76 the 05:05 Penzance to London Paddington passes on the up main. DSC0715  Running up from Slough was Colas tamper DR73907. DSC0721  332 002 on the up main with 1Y44, the 10:42 Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 to London Paddington.
DSC0724  1L38, the 07:58 Swansea to London Paddington. DSC0733  Freightliner 66534 with the diverted 08:58 Millbrook Hants..F.L.T. to Lawley Street F.L.T. The train was diverted due to the landlip at Harbury cutting. DSC0740  HEX 332 001 over taking Connect 360 202. 1Y45, the 10:57 Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 to London Paddington and 2Y30, the 1051 Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 to London Paddington repectively.
DSC0743  The HST forming 1A77, the 0541 Penzance to London Paddington, overtakes the STP working 10:35 Thorney Mill to Appleford Sidings behind 66177. DSC0747  The 1035 Thorney Mill to Appleford Sidings slows to enter Hanwell loop, where the loco ran round. DSC0751  66177 runs round in Hanwell Loop.
DSC0757  As 66177 runs round 59004 passes on the up relief with the 07:12 Merehead Quarry to Acton T.C. stone train. DSC0769  Another diverted Freightliner train, the 07:43 Hams Hall Parsec to Southampton M.C.T., on the down relief behind 66591. DSC0773  A scheduled Freightliner past Southall, the 09:03 Bristol Freightliner Trml to Felixstowe North F.L.T., heads up the relief behind 66541.
DSC0782  66177 sets off for Appleford. DSC0785  Empty cement behind 66623, the 11:13 Theale Lafarge Fhh to Hope (Earles Sidings). DSC0796  59005 on the 12:40 Acton T.C. to Merehead Quarry empties.
DSC0810  Colas 60085 on the down relief with the 10:56 Tilbury Riverside (Colas) to Llanwern Exchange Sdgs, 78 down at this point. DSC0821  59102, with Jim Clarke in the seat, heads the 12:27 Hither Green Down Recp. to Whatley Quarry. DSC0832  59103 on the 10:33 Merehead Quarry to Acton T.C.
DSC0839  Loaded cement behind 66613, this is the 07:35 Hope (Earles Sidings) Fhh to Theale Lafarge Fhh, which was running 75 late. DSC0846  61306 Mayflower sets off to turn on Greenford triangle. DSC0853  70019 edges towards the down end of Hanwell Loop on the diverted 05:36 Garston F.L.T. to Southampton M.C.T.