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Old 15-11-10
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Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

I had not planned on driving through thick mist to Quainton. I had checked the weather - all OK. I also checked the centre's opening time.

Imagine my thoughts when I arrived. I couldn't see the sheds, lines, engines and was met with a large CLOSED sign because they were dressing the site for the coming season.

However, a visit to the office was met with a friendly guy who said I could go into the hall and take some pics there.

I respected his wishes but found myself in the close vicinity of the centre and didn't want to pass up an opportunity of firing up my new best friend - the E-5 (still un-named). The mist lifted sufficiently to take a few shots.
I'll shall have to return another day because the sheds contain some real gems.

Taken with the Canon G11 (Defiant X3) and the Olympus E-5

Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

Defiant X 3 - Canon G11


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Web mist laden

Quainton in the mist

Quainton Station

I hope you enjoyed your trip with me.

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Re: Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

I hope you enjoyed your trip with me.
Thoroughly. Good series of images and at least by being closed you were able to capture the centre without a lot of people around.
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Re: Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

You managed to turn a bad start into a good finish.
Those darned webs get everywhere. I particularly like the Quainton in the mist, half expected a train to appear out of the mist from under the bridge
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