A trip south, down the M6 with the 150-mile journey taking nearly 4 hours, landing in Bewdley at 4.00 pm, just as a Standard 4 barked away above the town from the station. Straight into 3 days of photography along the Severn River… LNER Class A4 4498 Sir Nigel Gresley … Read More
Double Header Special New Years Day 2019, a special treat for the new year. No 41241 & No 78022 running as a double header on the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway.
Flying Scotsman on the Keighley Worth Valley Railway After last weeks great run out to the Settle & Carlisle Railway, the Flying Scotsman settled into shunting on the KWVR. Running back to back sold out journeys, there was certainty some excited folk up and down the line. The worlds most … Read More
Flying Scotsman Oxenhope The world’s’ most famous steam engine, Flying Scotsman departing from Oxenhope Railway Station, KWVR. The British National Treasure is running on the Settle to Carlisle line, as the main feature of the line re-opening. Departing from Oxenhope at 8:30am, picking up at 8:35 at Haworth and continuing … Read More
Visiting the East Lancashire Railway for the running of Flying Scotsman, on a cold, dark and damp January morning was always going to be a bit interesting. The main attraction was late getting to the station due to the supporting engine failing, the Flying Scotsman has to run with a … Read More