Brand new 70020 passes Church Brampton,on the Northampton loop,on a Felixstowe to Lawley Street,Birmingham liner.
66547 takes a coal train towards Immingham Docks.
Freightliner no. 66 549 heads a coal train from Scotland at Winwick, near Warrington.
66956 passes Cholsey station with a southbound maritime intermodal working.
66516 approaches Oxford with a southbound maritime intermodal service.
66553 waits to depart Croft Sidings with 6M17 the (10.20) departure for Neasden in London,in late December 2011 the signal box in this shot closed and all signals at Croft are now worked from a ne... (more)
70011 passes Cossington,on the Midland Mainline, on the Mountsorrel to Crewe ballast train.
Freightliner 70011 is about to pass under the M1 motorway on a Ratcliffe Power Station to Crewe empty coal train.
I am pleased to bring to RP a few fine images taken by my friend, the late Raymond Rourke. They were all taken in the 90s in and around the counties of Northumberland and Cumbria. He would have be... (more)
As viewers may have surmised, I'm really a 'steam' man so I'm always on the lookout for new vantage points for a 'locomotive in the landscape'. It seems unlikely that this fine location will see t... (more)
66582 passes Souldrop in Bedfordshire with a Croft to Neasden aggregate train, this is one of many locomotives now working in Poland for Freightliner .
While loading my train at Stud Farm Quarry i managed to spare a quick few minutes to take this shot between wagons being loaded. Once loaded the train departed for Crewe in Cheshire .
Still in the old livery 86s 610 and 638 pass Chelmscote with the (09.58) Crewe Basfordhall - Felixstowe working .
Empty ballast boxes head south through the Staffordshire countryside behind a GE class 70, destined for Mountsorrel quarry in Leicestershire and another load of granite. Fields of maize, wheat and... (more)