First day of Santa Trains
LNER 8572 leads the North Norfolk Railway train (the "Poppy Line") into Holt Station.
Peter Weightman discusses repairs of Twizell with Angela,whilst her dog, Dave, wonders what he's sat in
Recreations don't get much better than this. Edwardian elegance by lamplight.
The pine topped bluff on the outskirts of the East Coast town of Sheringham has the decidedly macabre name of 'Dead Man's Hill'. Nothing dead about Great Eastern Railway No.564 though as she attac... (more)
A cold February day and the steam in Marley Hill shed takes an age to disperse. No 2 is raising steam whilst Twizell, behind, has had a steam test
Rhapsody in blues! Thomas Worsdell designed these capable 'Y14' class (later 'J15') 0-6-0s for the Great Eastern Railway. Equally at home on passenger or freight, 289 were built over a 30 year spa... (more)
I'd just taken a photograph of the approaching train and then merely turned around to watch its departure. This surreal scene greeted my gaze and without thinking to adjust the exposure I pressed ... (more)
In more years of railway photography than I care to recall, the happy coincidence of a steam train, perfect light and a rainbow have been decidedly elusive. How strange then, that this item from m... (more)
It's a rarity that a locomotive and a train of just four carriages can amass a history of over half a millennium! Rarer still for them to be at the perfect time of day for the sun to cast shadows ... (more)
37175 heads along the banks of the River Teign near Bishopsteignton working 3Z04 12:30 Exeter Riverside to Exeter Riverside via Plymouth on Wednesday 9th November 2016