A pair of Class 11 diesel "shunters" rests in the station of the Caledonian Steam Rwy at Brechin. 120 of these 350 HP units were built from 1945-1952.
With the engineer peering through the window at the platform ahead, The Jacobite pulls in for a quick station stop at Arisaig. The station was open at 1901, and when the line went to an electronic... (more)
45157 rolls west towards the coast though the remote highlands passing this frequently photographed church.
After struggling a bit to gain her footing, 45157 accelerates her 6 coaches up grade out of the Glenfinnan station stop with a clean stack.
Just minutes after an on time departure from Fort William, the second Jacobite of the day is already making good time crossing the River Lochy.
Black 5 45407 "The Lancashire Fusilier" (which for 2018 has been disguised as 45157 "The Glasgow Highlander") stomps through the station at the village of Morar without stoppin... (more)
Ex-Southern Railway Battle of Britain class no. 34052 Lord Dowding passes Conwy Castle, in North Wales, heading for Llandudno Junction on a main line railtour on 2nd June 2018. The loco was named... (more)
Ex-Southern Railway Battle of Britain class no. 34052 Lord Dowding passes Abergele, in North Wales at 75mph on a main line railtour on 2nd June 2018. In the background is Gwrych Castle
The loco ... (more)
BR Standard Class 7MT, 70013 "Oliver Cromwell" has just arrived at Leicester North Station and is about to run round it's train ready for the journey back to Loughborough.
A view on the first day of the 2018 GWSR Gala. GWR Manor class, no. 7820 Dinmore Manor reverses light engine into Toddington
A view on the first day of the 2018 GWSR Gala. Britannia pacific no. 70013 Oliver Cromwell arrives at Toddington as GWR locos, 7820 Dinmore Manor and 7903 Foremarke Hall head a northbound train on... (more)
Merchant Navy class no 35006 leaves Broadway station on the Gloucester and Warwickshire Railway on its newly opened extension. Pretty close to a caravan site here!