In the last year of service with BR, Deltic 55009 Alycidon awaits departure from Newcastle Central with the 20.30 Postal service to London Kings Cross, the steam heating being more than welcomed o... (more)
A 14-coach special from Gloucester has arrived at Newcastle behind the newly-built A1 Pacific 'Tornado'. After a pause for loco servicing the train leaves Newcastle for a trip around the 'Blyth & ... (more)
A 14-coach special from Gloucester has arrived at Newcastle behind the newly-built A1 Pacific 'Tornado'. A GB Railfreight EMD class 66 enters the station from the north with a coal train for one o... (more)
An Edinburgh-London East Coast express gets a crew change at Newcastle. The class 91 loco is at the rear of the train and will propel it at speeds up to 125 mph to London. The driver is in a DVT (... (more)
47417 prepares to depart Newcastle with the 1425 to Liverpool.
60009 pauses at Newcastle with The Heart Of Midlothian railtour from Edinburgh to York (then diesel hauled to Leeds).
Busy scene at Newcastle Central Station. Present daythe centre road now gone along with others on left hand side of picture
Class 40 Diesel Locomotive heading a train from London Kings Cross bound for Edinburgh passing over the once famous diamond crossing now no longer in existance
A Cleethorpes to Edinburgh Christmas Shopping excursion runs off the King Edward Bridge into Newcastle Central station.
Trial livery for new operator, one of 3 DMUs in different variations of the same colours
High speed electric locomotive 91121 waits at a misty Newcastle Central station with an arrival from London. These locomotives were designed to operate at 140mph, but fail to achieve this due to t... (more)