Tanfield railway give an outing to their newest locomotive to join the roster. Twizell has been worked on for over 15 years to my knowledge and this day was its first hauling a passenger train on ... (more)
Santa special at Tanfield railway. weather is so cold here in North East of England we might as well begin running them now!!
Arriving back from North America I paid a visit to Beamish museum where Locomotion on the right and Puffing Billy on the left were being fired up for the days' activities outside the 1825 replica ... (more)
47417 prepares to depart Newcastle with the 1425 to Liverpool.
The lights of Tyneside turn the night sky orange as W.S.T waits in Bowes railway yard for its turn to enter the engine shed.
Bowes railway held a night shoot on Saturday, the guest engine was the replica "Locomotion" which is normally found at Beamish museum . Here it is seen outside the wagon shops at Bowes.
Locomotive WST drops its fire after the end of a busy day on Bowes Railway. No 22 is already on shed.
It is Tanfield Railway's gala weekend and it always begins with a Friday shoot from 6-10 pm. Here is the lineup outside the depot with a traction engine, soon to be running Twizell, Renishaw and N... (more)
Bowes railway ran locomotives for the first time this year and had both of its locomotives in harness. Here No 22 waits at the head of its train whilst W.S.T takes water at the newly refurbished w... (more)
Locomotive No 49 waits at Andrews House with a service train. It will pass under the bridge and go over the last remnant of the line down to Bowes Railway and the river Tyne at Jarrow. The green b... (more)
49 enters Marley Hill shed after a days work on the line.
Sir Cecil A Cochrane and the guest engine 813 sit in Marley Hill shed yard on the evening of the Tanfield railway annual night shoot.
Sir Cecil A Cochrane prepares to depart Andrews House station with a train for Sunniside.
Stagshaw in the lead with Renishaw behind create a huge amount of "clag" as they head for Andrews House station
The locomotive Tornado, before it had its first main line outing made a series of tests runs. Here it arrives at Newcastle from York with an evening train . Still in its undercoat of grey paint it... (more)