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Snow! January 2010

The snow is gone but the memory still remains. Even though it was only a few weeks ago at the time of writing this, we now look back when the landscape of the country changed and everything ground to a halt, except the trains of course :)


West of Winchfield and unit 444040 raises a cloud of powdery snow in its wake as it passes with a Weymouth to Waterloo service on 9th January

photograph by Colin Scott-Morton
444040 raises a cloud of powdery snow in its wake as it passes with a Weymouth to Waterloo


450028 approaching Winchfield

Another picture at Winchfield sees unit 450028 with a Basingstoke to London Waterloo service.
Note the signals partially obscured by accumulated snow

photograph by Colin Scott-Morton


A ‘winter wonderland’ was created by the January snow on the Uckfield line on 9th January.

photograph by R M Brumé
Winter wonderland on the Uckfield line