4-8-4 steamlocomotive class KF # 7 of the Chinese Government Railways, designed by Colonel Kenneth Cantlie, built by Vulcan Foundry in 1935, withdrawn in 1981. Dr Sun Yat Sen (a founding father o... (more)
This diesel power car 43 # 002 "Sir Kenneth Grange" was restored to the original Intercity 125 livery in May 2016 with the number 253 # 001 and is standing on the turntable of the National Railway... (more)
Diesel multiple unit (DMU) class 185 # 126 of the TransPennine Express (TPE) in York station, running as train 1E37 from Liverpool Lime Street to Scarborough, via Manchester Victoria-Leeds. This 5... (more)
Bi-modal Hitachi built "AZUMA" highspeed train 800 # 110 of the LNER (London North Eastern Railway) is entering York station as train 1E14 from Edinburgh Waverley to London Kings Cross. The LNER g... (more)
Bi-modal Hitachi built "Nova 1" highspeed train 802 # 218 (second last of the series) of TransPennine Express (TPE), still in the light grey paint scheme from the factory and without the... (more)
"HST 125" push-pull train of the LNER with power car 43 # 312 in the rear is leaving York with the 1E15 train from Aberdeen to London Kings Cross. This diesel powered trains will soon be... (more)
Power car, Shinkansen Leading Car 22-141, 'bullet train', built by West Japan Railways, 1976, withdrawn from service in October 2000. The Shinkansen power car 22.141 is the last to be withdrawn o... (more)
London and North Eastern Railway (LNER) locomotive # 4468 (original), # 22 (LNER 1946) and # 60022 (BR), named "Mallard" is a Class A4 4-6-2 Pacific steam locomotive built at Doncaster W... (more)
The world-famous Stephenson's Rocket is now on show at the National Railway Museum in York for at least 10 years. The original 1829 early steam locomotive ran on the world's first inter-city passe... (more)
37401 awaits any call out made to Direct Rail Services in York, England.
A rural scene in the Yorkshire Dales
LMS 46233 'Duchess of Sutherland' approaches Colton Junction with the 1Z70 'Scarborough Flyer' 0750 Tyseley - Scarborough.
LNER 60163 'Tornado' approaches Colton Junction with the 1Z67 'Cathedrals Express' 0818 London Kings Cross - Durham
During the school holidays the National Railway museum demonstrated, twice a day, how a turntable worked. They used one of the most beautiful locomotives ever designed , a Stirling 8 foot single. ... (more)
Steam engine hauling a freight train This was a special Charter train