The wreath on the front of the engine was in memory of Paul Kane a very well respected fireman from steam days who unfortunately died on the footplate of a mainline steam tour recently.He will nev... (more)
153301 approaches Seascale with a stopping service towards Barrow. Sellafield power station dominates the skyline.
47851 powers away from the speed restriction over the river at Kirkby in Furness, with a charter special from Ravenglass - Linlithgow
Birkett Common on the Settle & Carlisle railway
A side view of LMS pacific no. 6233 Duchess of Sutherland at Birkett Common, on the Settle-Carlisle line, with the Tyne Valley Tourer railtour on 18th September 2010.
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.