LMS 46115 'Scots Guardsman' brews up a storm as it approaches Birkett Common with the 1Z44 'Cathedrals Express' 1655 Carlisle - London Kings Cross
61306 'Mayflower' and 35018 'British India Line' double head the southbound 'Cumbrian Mountain Express' at Birkett Common, Settle & Carlisle line, in stunning winter conditions. 2nd February 2018.
The TRAIN OF HOPE ran for CLIC Sargent in aid of childrens cancer
LMS 48151 'Guild '0' Gauge' climbs the gradient with the 1Z49 'Fellsman' 1512 Carlisle - Lancaster
The train carries a wreath in memory of ace photographer John Shuttleworth who died recently. A special man
A side view of LMS pacific no. 6233 Duchess of Sutherland at Birkett Common, on the Settle-Carlisle line, with the Tyne Valley Tourer railtour on 18th September 2010.
LMS pacific no. 6233 Duchess of Sutherland climbs towards Ais Gill at Birkett Common with the Tyne Valley Tourer railtour on 18th September 2010. Oddly, the loco carries a headboard for "The Citad... (more)
60163 Tornado makes climbing the northern ascent of the Settle & Carlisle look almost effortless as she lifts the Cumbrian Coast Tornado railtour past Birkett Common just south of Kirkby Stephen. ... (more)
The Settle and Carlisle is known as The Long Drag, and watching this 2000ish ton coal train slowly slog past Birkett Common, I could see why. Kirkby Stephen station is just out of site in the back... (more)
Heading south on a glorious afternoon with the Pennine Fellsman enthusiasts charter from Liverpool to Carlisle
Preserved class 40 number D345 works an enthusiasts tour along the scenic Settle & Carlisle Railway in England.