Although an unusual pairing and configuration it still produced a spectacular result - GWR 4936 'Kinlet Hall' and LNER 60019 'Bittern' head a Minehead - Bishops Lydeard train during the West Somer... (more)
Narrow gauge loco Sir Haydn at Williton during a David Williams photo charter on Friday 4th October 2013
7812 Erlestoke Manor at Williton with a short goods train, conveying narrow gauge loco Sir Haydn, during a David Williams photo charter on Friday 4th October 2013
D832 'Onslaught' climbs up the hill at Castle Hill and catches the sun light, this was the only sun of the day of the gala. The 'Warships' got their shape from the German V200 Diesel Hydrualics.
Fresh from overhaul, a gleaming 'Western Courier' passes an iconic location with the 3.40pm Minehead to Bishops Lydeard working during the West Somerset Railway's 'Mixed Traffic Weekend' event.
60163 heads a train to Minehead at Castle Hill on the West Somerset Railway
60163 ‘Tornado’ approaches Williton hauling the 1Z29 15:34 Gloucester – Minehead ‘Severn Coast Express’ charter on Saturday 30th May 2009
D7523 arrives into Williton with a demonstration freight train hauling a pooly D832 'Onslaught'. The Warship had failed during the gala weekend and was being bought back to Williton for attention ... (more)
D7076 clags up Castle Hill with a train from Minehead in the best weather of the weekend !
LMS 6100 'Royal Scot' heads the 1505 Bishops Lydeard - Minehead during the West Somerset Railway's Spring Steam Gala
LMS 45231 'The Sherwood Forester' and SR 34046 'Braunton' with the 1605 Minehead - Bishops Lydeard during the West Somerset Railway's Spring Steam Gala
GWR 4936 'Kinlet Hall' heads the 1500 'Quantock Belle' Minehead - Bishops Lydeard during the West Somerset Railway's Spring Steam Gala
LMS 45231 'The Sherwood Forester' & SR 34046 'Braunton' doublehead the 1605 Minehead - Bishops Lydeard during the West Somerset Railway's Spring Steam Gala.
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The 15:15 Bishops Lydeard to Minehead service approaches Doniford Halt on the West Somerset coast.