From time to time, the National Railway Museum at York loans out locomotives to heritage railways and preservation centres. Here is an example, Midland Compound no. 1000 is on loan to the centre a... (more)
The Baby Deltic project is in the course of converting a withdrawn Class 37 into a long-scrapped class of loco, the Baby Deltics. The group has a power unit and is making the modifications to the ... (more)
A view across the yard outside Barrow Hill Roundhouse during the www.wnxx.com night photoshoot. The locos in the photo are on the left 56006, 37503, 20107 & 37521 and on the right 89001, 82008, 07... (more)
56006 stands in the yard at Barrow Hill during a WNXX.com evening photoshoot
37521 stands by the signal box during a www.wnxx.com organised night photoshoot in the yard outside the roundhouse at Barrow Hill. This is a very long exposure and the sky colouring is from street... (more)
37521 stands in the yard at Barrow Hill during a WNXX.com evening photoshoot
It maybe just a 'three quarters' sunny shed shot but seeing an A4 in original condition still raises the hairs on the back of the neck.
A Line up of East Coast motive power, two A4s Bittern and Mallard both in LNER blue livery, A2 Blue Peter and V2 Green Arrow.
LMS 6201 'Princess Elizabeth' passes Barrow Hill Sidings
with the 1Z52 'Yorkshire Coronation' 0632 Sheffield - Scarborough
The evocative early morning atmosphere of a steam motive power depot. A LNER J15 Class truddles past the brickworks with a pick-up fright in the distance the engines at Barrow Hill shed make ready... (more)
A line up of LNER pacifics at Barrow Hill Loco Depot, from left A1 No 60163 Tornado, A2 No 60532 Blue Peter, A4s 60009 Union of South Africa and 60007 Sir Nigel Gresley.
62005 Lord Of The Isles tows 60532 Blue Peter back to the roundhouse at Barrow Hill.
Blue Peter and Tornado
GWR4965 'Rood Ashton Hall' departs Barrow Hill with the 'St Nicholas Fayre' railtour.
1Z34 0750 Tyseley - York
55019/022 work on the 'Deltic Tribute Day' as they smoke into Barrow Hill Platform. How it should be!