Gathering thunder clouds leave a window for the strong June sun to illuminate a northbound Freightliner intermodal as it digs into the gradient on the ascent to Shap Summit.
A beautiful June day is beginning to warm up nicely in rural Cumbria as a pair of Freightliner class 90 electrics head south with a well-loaded intermodal from Glasgow to the Midlands. The train h... (more)
A speculative plan was hatched the previous evening - but it would be a long-shot... After prolonged overnight rain the weather forecast was for the skies to clear by mid-afternoon. The appropriat... (more)
The Scottish Highland Sleeper returns south to London on a bright and breezy spring morning behind one of GBRailfreight's Caledonian liveried class 92 electrics.
On hire to Direct Rail Services, DB Schenker class 92 electric no. 92005 slaloms its way south through the West Coast Main Line's curves in rural Staffordshire with an intermodal service from Scot... (more)
Early on an idyllic summer morning, a 5000hp class 90 leads a train of assorted Ford vehicles past rolling wheatfields and embankments cloaked in glorious rosebay willow herb.
Recently repainted class 92 electric 92016 flaunts DB Schenker's bright red and grey livery as it coasts downgrade through the lush Cumbrian countryside with a southbound intermodal.
A class 90 in Freightliner's latest livery leads a well-loaded intermodal service from the port of Felixstowe to Crewe through the curves where the West Coast Main Line and the Grand Union Canal f... (more)
An intermodal service which originated in Scotland passes a bank of 'railway flowers' (Rosebay Willow Herb) as it descends the Shap Fells in Northern England behind a class 92 AC electric.
The daily infrastructure working from Glasgow to Carlisle sweeps south towards England through the scenic upper Clyde valley behind a powerful Class 92 Co-Co electric.
A pair of 40+ year-old Freightliner class 86 AC electrics hurtles towards the setting sun as evening mist drifts across the tracks.
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.