The crew of 6233 Duchess of Sutherland prepare for departure after a stop for water at Llandudno Junction while working The Welsh Dragon, a main line special from Lincoln to Holyhead. Note how the... (more)
6233 Duchess of Sutherland stops for water at Llandudno Junction while working The Welsh Dragon, a main line special from Lincoln to Holyhead. A Virgin Tilting Voyager is at the other platform wit... (more)
6233 Duchess of Sutherland working a main line special from Lincoln to Holyhead passes Conwy Castle in North Wales. The tunnel portal on the right is actually the end of a tubular bridge over the ... (more)
A Virgin Super Voyager working an evening London to Holyhead service passes Conwy Castle in North Wales.
The magnificent Duchess of Sutherland is seen here storming through the North Wales holiday resort of Abergele (pronounced Abergelly) at 75mph with the Welsh Dragon main line special.
Another view of A4 streamliner no. 60009 Union of South Africa at the Great Gathering at Crewe Works in 2005.
Class 323 238 stands at the buffer stop at Manchester Piccadilly one evening in March 2005.
A4 streamliner, no. 60019 Bittern departs from York with the Talisman main line special from London to Newcastle. The big (ferris) wheel in the background is at the National Railway Museum and pro... (more)
The diminutive Peckett saddle tank no. 1163 arrives at Swanwick at the Midland Railway Centre with a train consisting of one carriage. The fireman on the open footplate is actually a firewoman. T... (more)
Old semaphore signals still extant at Blackpool North in 2006 as a Class 175 arrives from Manchester.
A Metrolink Tram crosses the River Irwell at Warth, Radcliffe, on its way to Altrincham. The weir was built many years ago to lower the river to pass under a main road.
A quartet of Canada Geese seem unimpressed as a Metrolink Tram crosses the River Irwell at Warth, Radcliffe, on its way to Altrincham.
Standard Class Five no. 73050 waits for the refitment of its boiler at Wansford on the Nene Valley Railway in August 2007. See 234439 ... (more)
The driver of 5690 exchanges single line tablets with the signalman as it pulls into Ramsbottom Station on the East Lancs Railway in 2004.
73096 pulls into Ropley Station on the Mid Hants Railway in 2006.