Late afternoon in the Yorkshire Dales and a "Jubilee" class locomotive hauls the Winter Cumbrian express over the 19 arch Ribblehead viaduct
In my previous submission I mentioned that the diesels were out instead of steam. An event that rarely happens at Tanfield as steam on this railway is king. Here Tyne Improvement Commission number... (more)
With the railway's diesels being put into use today it was a chance to look at the steam fleet and do some urgent repairs. In Marley Hill shed the right hand cylinder is being inspected by volunte... (more)
A sight no longer seen at Bowes Railway. Both locomotives are in need of repair, the track is in a poor state and steam doesn't operate any longer. Back in the day this was a glorious sight.
Second last train of the day heads for the North Pole with a train of expectant children hoping for a present from Santa Claus
Inside Marley Hill shed, the oldest working shed in the world, and David is hard at work making the sparks fly whilst No 14 waits for its turn for restoration
First Santa Special of the day heads past mile post one and back to Alston where the young passengers will make their way to Santa's grotto. Next weekend it will be my turn to don the red suit and... (more)
Northdale straight and the driver of 44806 opens out
Last shot of the day as the sun sinks below the moors near Fen Bog.
Black Five 44806 heads towards Goathland with a charter train organised by Matt Fisher
A Pacer unit heads across the High Level bridge with a service to Middlesbrough
Early morning and the guest engines are raising steam ahead of the gala at this quaint location
51 years ago and a Stanier 8F trundles towards Tamworth station with a mineral train from the North.
Crew of locomotive TWIZELL waiting for the signal to head into Andrews House station