The Middleton Railway is the world's oldest continuously working railway. It was founded in 1758 and is now a heritage railway run by volunteers from The Middleton Railway Trust Ltd. since 1960. O... (more)
Furness Railway Number 20 is the oldest working standard gauge steam engine in Britain. It was built in 1863 by Sharp Stewart & Co. of Manchester as one of a batch of eight 0-4-0 tender locomotive... (more)
With the city of Leeds dominating the background, 1903 Built Manning Wardle (Works No. 1601) "Matthew Murray" climbs towards Park Halt on the Middleton Railway
The Scarborough Spa Express heads past Freighliner's Midland Road Depot hauled by 37676 with failed Black 5 44932 behind.
This crew member doesn't look very cheerful as he walks forward to change the points to allow Slough Estates No. 3 to run round its freight stock at the Middleton Railway Gala, “200 Years of Steam... (more)
Claims to be the oldest railway in the world. WSC No.67 heads a train back to the depot
It seems remarkable that this was taken 42 years ago - at least it does to me. A visit to Leeds Neville Hill depot in September 1969 found this class 25 diesel stood at the small fuel point. I alw... (more)
MSC no. 32 Gothenburg (visiting from the East Lancashire Railway) crosses Manor Road outside the Middleton Railway main centre onto the rarely used northern section on the photo charter.
The Middleton Railway is the world's oldest continuously working railway. It was founded in 1758 and is now a heritage railway operating over approximately 1 mile of track from its headquarters at... (more)
47851 heads the "Queen of Scots" stock at Holbeck en route from Carnforth - Wakefield Kirkgate.
A close up of the front of HST power car no. 43046 at the Northern Trains Community Open Day at Leeds Neville Hill Depot Open Day. The front inspection/coupling cover door is open.
Having uploaded some shots taken at the Neville Hill Depot Open Day recently, I thought I'd upload a shot taken at the last Open Day I attended there, twenty five years ago. LNER A4 streamliner 44... (more)
Preserved Class 37 no 37 901 Mirlees Pioneer on display at the Northern Trains Community Open Day at Leeds Neville Hill Depot.
A Siemens Class 333 is up on jacks inside Leeds Neville Hill Depot at the splendid Northern Trains Community Open Day. These trains are maintained by Siemens at this depot.