Background image
The world of trains according to David Graham

Join us on irc.railfan.ca in #railfan - the world's best 24/7 railfan chat (alternate client)

Index by location

Index by date

Other indices

Recent outings

Railfan information

The HotBox

Today's random implausible lashup: UP 6555-IC 2711-CP 8508-CP 8776-CN 6007-CN 2550-KCS 653

Site news

This photo contains:
GNER 43039 Class 43 (ENG)

Edinburgh_18.06.07_5086.jpg
Click on the image for the full-size size version.

More from GNER: Great North Eastern Railway (UK)
More from Edinburgh, Scotland
More from June, 2007 | June 18th, 2007

<<[]Edinburgh_18.06.07_5085.jpg Previous || Index || Next Edinburgh_18.06.07_5087.jpg []>>

EXIF data (camera's timestamp may not be accurate):
Camera make and model:Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT
Exposure length:1/500 ( 0.002 )"
F-stop:80/10 ( 8 )
Focal length:200/1 ( 200 )
ISO speed:
Timestamp:2007:06:18 06:27:06

Edinburgh, Scotland

(map) The Scottish capital hosts a relatively large passenger station called Waverly station which has a train in or out of out around every 4 minutes during peak hours. To the south of the downtown is the freight bypass.

June 18th, 2007

We took a couple of hours to do some trainspotting while at a conference in Edinburgh, Scotland. Stopping first at Waverly station and then travelling east to Musselburgh station on a tip from trainspots.co.uk, we caught 24 trains ranging from two car Electric Multiple Units to 60-car unit coal trains in short order before returning to the venue.

This image viewed 37 times, as of last night.

Google
 
Web railfan.ca