Week two of the month long freight event at Tanfield Railway at Sir Cecil A Cochrane hails a short freight past Bobgins Crossing
Grand Central train from London Kings Cross heads past the site of the long gone colliery at Easington on its last leg to Sunderland
The nameplate from SR 34053 'Sir Keith Park'.
The motto 'Per ardua ad astra' dates from 1912 and translated means 'Through adversity to the stars'. It is the motto of the Royal Air Force and that... (more)
February at Tanfield Railway is "On the Wagon" month when freight trains are run as well as the regular passenger service. This year saw a new innovation when customers were allowed to r... (more)
One of the always popular Class 14 Hydraulic locos arrives at Bewdley station with a service for Kidderminster during a Diesel Gala at the Severn Valley Railway.
SR 777 'Sir Lamiel' departs Loughborough with the 1030 to Leicester North during the GCR Winter Steam Gala.
LMS 45305 & SR 34053 'Sir Keith Park' storm away from Loughborough with the 0900 to Leicester North during the GCR Winter Steam Gala.
The Pines Express was a named passenger train that ran daily... (more)
Plenty of GWR semaphores are still in use at Worcester Shrub Hill in 1989. It is little changed in 2016! Here an HST passes with the diverted 0903 York to Penzance.
37255 and 37004 double head a steel train for South Wales. Seen at Lifford, near Kings Norton, on a blustery day in February 1990.