The cement train Clitheroe - Mossend runs the long drag and crosses the Moorcock viaduct.
As usual the sun dips behind a cloud.
This stretch of line had water troughs running beside the lines in steam days. The crew of the engine would drop a hose into the trough as the train passed t... (more)
Just before the sun came out
5690 Leander climbing at Lunds, near Garsdale while working the Fellsman railtour on 28th July 2010.
6233 Duchess of Sutherland approaches the tunnel at Lunds, near Garsdale on the Settle to Carlisle line, with the Cumbrian Mountain Express.
6233 Duchess of Sutherland approaching Garsdale, among the mountains on the Settle to Carlisle line, with the Cumbrian Mountain Express railtour on 28th August. What a loco!
5690 Leander storms away from the tunnel north of Garsdale with the northbound Fellsman railtour on 28th July 2010
The still in use Mechanical Signalling on the Settle - Carlisle line allows gems like the wonderfully restored Garsdale Signal Box to be seen still in action today. In the background there is one ... (more)
On a clear winter's afternoon in the English country-side, DMU 158 797 stops at Garsdale on its way to Carlisle. At the end of the platform you can see the Signal Cabin and a Semaphore Signal set ... (more)
66013 approaches Garsdale on the Settle & Carlisle Railway in England with train 6E85 0500 Hunterston to Gascoigne Wood loaded coal hoppers.