Oliver Wood Photography

Tag: railways p1

Ride to Goostrey


09-Jun-2021

This is a very random post, a bit of a throwaway if you like? But I had yet another very enjoyable day cycling down to Jodrell Bank and beyond on […]


Category: Environment, ex, Machine

Avanti Pendolinos


28-Apr-2020

Railways and particularly high speed trains are usually a popular subject for my stock collection. During this time of “lock-down” I am being responsible and limiting my outdoor activities to […]


Category: Machine

Alderley Edge Observations


16-May-2019

A curious wooden bus shelter in Alderley Edge with paper textures. Had a few very enjoyable days out cycling over to the west side, the equally ‘posh’ and rarefied side […]


Category: Machine, Monochrome

Prestbury Pendolino


25-Oct-2018

London bound ‘business is great’ pendolino speeding through Prestbury, Cheshire. These trains have been the mainstay of the Manchester to London, Euston service for more than ten years now. I […]


Category: Machine, Monochrome

Class 142 Pacer


19-May-2018

One of the much maligned ‘pacer’ units at New Mills Central in Derbyshire. The cute little train that couldn’t. The class 142s are destined to disappear from most of the […]


Category: Machine

Steam Locomotive 76079


05-Apr-2017

Fabulous steam locomotive on the Cambrian Coast Express waiting at Machynlleth station in 2007. 76079 is a relatively modern locomotive (built in 1957) and one of the last steam locomotives […]


Category: Machine

Middlewood Railway


06-Mar-2015

Freight train passing Middlewood in Cheshire. This is a secluded location on the Buxton line and a place where I often stop for a rest when cycling along the Middlewood […]


Category: Machine