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.
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.