Great Western Railway "King" Class loco 6023 "King Edward II" (built Swindon 1930) heads away from Kidderminster,crossing Falling Sands Viaduct,with a service for Bridgnorth.
A view inside the cab of LMS streamlined pacific no. 6229 Duchess of Hamilton in the National Railway Museum, York.
On the left locomotive "JACK LANE" heads up the grade and past locomotive"STATFOLD". Both the subject of my last photograph from Beamish museum
A couple of weeks ago Beamish museum held its annual steam fair. Two guest locomotives came from the Statfold Barn museum and they have yet to return. The two men in charge of the railways at Beam... (more)
Europhoenix English Electric Co-Co No 37 800 Cassiopeia is approaching Faversham, Kent with the 05.12 Derby to Ramsgate EMU Depot transfer of newly overhauled 375 828 from Bombardier, Litchurch La... (more)
Heritage liveried 57604 'Pendennis Castle' stands with the Night Riviera Sleeper in it's usual spot on Platform 1 at Paddington awaiting it's 23:45 departure for Penzance.
One of the much loved English Electric Class 40 locos at Burrs Country Park with a service for Rawtenstall,during the East Lancashire Railway "40s at 60" event.
An HST cruises along the scenic sea wall at Dawlish with the 0648 Dundee to Penzance, a journey of around 700 miles! The leading power car is one of several fitted with buffers.
Preserved Class 50 loco 50015 "Valiant" at Burrs Country Park,on the East Lancashire Railway,with a service for Bury.
To celebrate 60 years since the introduction of the Class 40 locomotives,the East Lancashire Railway organised a "40s at 60" weekend.Here we see 40012 (a mere child of only 59 !!) crossi... (more)
A brand new Japanese-built Class 800 of Virgin East Coast about to depart from York on a Northbound test run
An HST leaves Bristol Parkway on a Swansea to London Paddington service in 1983. Just visible, in the distance, a class 45 waits to follow the HST into the station, with a South West/ North East t... (more)
The second day of Beamish musem's four day Festival of Steam. Scene is of the colliery yard where locomotive "Lewin" is bringing in a rake of Chaldron wagons which the coffee pot(red loc... (more)