Poetry (and other things) in motion!
A selection of videos of the Bath & West Railway and other matters of possible interest, c/o YouTube. It would be excellent to have more of ESSMEE’s doings at the Showground so, if you have any, put it on YouTube and let me know.
|The 2012 Open Weekend brought a visitor from West Wilts and his 5" 'Annabel'. Here's a driver's view of a circuit of the line.|
|Part 1 of video coverage of our 2011 Open Weekend||.. followed by, you guessed it, Part 2!|
|In-depth coverage of HRH Countess of Wessex's visit and the B&WR||SW Engineering & Model Show 2011|
|Driving Lady Marian||Something different: summer steam in Somerset: S&D 7F, 'Tornado' and 70000 'Britannia' on the WSR.|
|Plenty of chuffing at the 2010 Open Weekend, including an appearance by the President's Personal Tram!||More of the 2010 Open Weekend, focusing on the traction engines.|
|A visitor to the 2010 Royal Bath & West Show took these fine shots of the B&WR. Many thanks!||Part 2 of the video taken at the 2010 Royal Bath & West Show.|
|Testing the sound system on Norman Yorke's new 7.25" gauge Class 66. What a racket!||Now this surprised me: the B&WR is laid not just to 5" and 7.25", but apparently 45mm as well!|
|A ride with 'Sir Isaac' during 'Truckfest', July 2010.||HRH Prince Charles visits the B&WR during the Royal Bath & West Show, 2009, a great honour for ESSMEE. Chairman George White greets HRH and the royal party, shows them around ESSMEE HQ before boarding a train for a tour of the B&WR.|