No, this is not a photo charter, nor is the clag by special request - it's just the natural result of a steam loco battling a particularly severe gradient. K1 class 62005 has lifted the 'East Coas... (more)
60059 6M46 Tees Yard - Hardendale.
60059 Loadhaul enters Tees Yard with 6N32 Lackenby - Tees Yard.
60059 last remaing operational locomotive with full black and orange Laudhaul livery at South Bank.
Possibly Britains worst example of a train! A class 142 made from busses passes South Bank as the industrial building behind bungs out it smoke into the atmosphere.
60021 takes 60500 and the 6D78 coke train from Redcar - Scunthorpe, 60021 put on at Tees Yard for some reason, possibly a positioning move.
60038 6M46 Redcar - Hardendale. The steel industry dominates the Middlesborough skyline in the background.
60021 6N48 Tees Dock - Tees Yard, pretty rare for a class 60 on this working!
With Middlesbrough's most famous landmark in the background (The Transporter Bridge), a train of imported coal makes its way from Redcar to a Yorkshire power station.
A Class 66 is waiting to enter the yard with potash from Boulby as an 08 shunter scuttles by. Tees yard was once Europe's biggest marshalling yard.
Boulby- Tees Dock potash train with the chimneys of one of the deepest mines in Europe in the background , as well as a potash mine it is also a centre for research into Dark Matter