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BLS Devon Service Train Tracker - 7th July 2019

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Between Teignmouth and Dawlish; a Western on an Up service approaches Parson's Tunnel.<br>[© Neil Greenwood 2019]

Tornado powers through Dawlish on the Pathfinder 'Dart & Torbay Express' from Bristol TM to Kingswear.<br>[&copy; Mark Haggas 2019]

An immaculate 'HMS' Orcombe at Starcross waiting time for the final round sailing of the day to Exmouth (in the distance). The crossing takes 15-20 mins according to the tide.<br>[&copy; Neil Greenwood 2019]

On return to Starcross the 17.50 Exeter St Davids to Penzance service was passing.<br>[&copy; Eddie Humphrey 2019]

D4167 (08937) on the Dartmoor Railway looking east towards Okehampton, Sun 7 Jul 2019. Although the nameboard says 'Meldon Viaduct', it is 'Meldon Quarry' in TRACKmaps 3 p11c Jun 2018 and 'Meldon Station' on the Railway's online timetable. What do the tickets show‽<br>[&copy; Neil Greenwood 2019]

Meldon Viaduct, a short walk from the station (whatever it might be called).<br>[&copy; Eddie Humphrey 2019]

A GWR train for Exeter at Okehampton, these run for the last time this year on Sun 8 Sep.<br>[&copy; Neil Greenwood 2019]

Mark Haggas at Barnstaple - once Barnstaple Junction - which had an island platform (left).<br>[&copy; Neil Greenwood 2019]

A (reduced) group picture at Plymouth on the Monday afternoon.<br>[&copy; Neil Greenwood 2019]

158888 arrives at Yeovil Junction from Pen Mill to reverse and form the 16.46 back to Waterloo via Pen Mill.<br>[&copy; Neil Greenwood 2019]

43170 at Plymouth P4, Sat 6 Jul, on a short HST; the bidirectional through line is right.<br>[&copy; Neil Greenwood 2019]