LMS pacific no. 6233 Duchess of Sutherland climbs towards Ais Gill at Birkett Common with the Tyne Valley Tourer railtour on 18th September 2010. Oddly, the loco carries a headboard for "The Citad... (more)
5690 Leander climbing at Lunds, near Garsdale while working the Fellsman railtour on 28th July 2010.
6233 Duchess of Sutherland slows as it approaches Appleby station for a water stop while working the Cumbrian Mountain Express on 28th August 2010.
6233 Duchess of Sutherland approaches the tunnel at Lunds, near Garsdale on the Settle to Carlisle line, with the Cumbrian Mountain Express.
6233 Duchess of Sutherland approaching Garsdale, among the mountains on the Settle to Carlisle line, with the Cumbrian Mountain Express railtour on 28th August. What a loco!
5690 Leander storms away from the tunnel north of Garsdale with the northbound Fellsman railtour on 28th July 2010
6201 "Princess Elizabeth" heads Past Time Rail's, Cumbrian Mountain Express over Ais Gill Summit. Photo by the late T.E. Baxendale.
Black Five no 44932 approaches Grange Over Sands with the outbound Lakelander railtour. This is the first railtour for this loco since it underwent a heavy overhaul by its new owners. It has not b... (more)
46115 Scots Guardsman heads the northbound Lakelander railtour through Grange Over Sands on 19th June 2010.
Single car unit no. 153 307 leaves Grange Over Sands station heading for Barrow.
The lovely award-winning Victorian station at Grange Over Sands in beautiful Cumbria
Super power for a small load? DRS Class 66s nos. 66 431 and 66 426 double head a short train of flasks containing spent nuclear fuel rods from Heysham to the Nuclear Re-processing plant at Sellaf... (more)
Just after dawn a powerful class 92 Co-Co AC electric takes the ascent of 'Shap' in its stride as it heads for Scotland with an 'Enterprise' freight.
Road and rail traffic negotiate the Cumbrian Fells as a ballast train composed of a rake of immaculate trucks descends Shap behind a GM-built class 66.