GWR 813 was the star guest locomotive at the Tanfield Railway's Legends of Industry Gala. Running in a similar condition to when she entered industrial service at Backworth Colleries as Number 12. Click her for my photographic gallery and video from the event.
From the comfort of a warm dry signalbox, we view MSC 0-6-0T 32 Gothenburg on the rear of the first up train of the day (with Class 45 45108 providing the power on the other end of the train).
A weekend in Mid Wales for the Machynlleth Comedy Festival, saw us on a small tour of Welsh Narrow Gauge lines:
Duchess of Sutherland is captured at Golborne on the West Coast Main Line on Monday 29th April 2019 as part of the Great Britain XII railtour for Railway Touring Company.
Click here for more footage of the Great Britain with 60009 and 44871, plus 6201 Princess Elizabeth's return to steam on the Dalesman
An unusual double header in the form of a B1 and Merchant Navy featured on the second Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express of the season on Saturday 2nd February 2019. Click here for my video and photo gallery.
Standard 4MT 80097 hauled her first preservation passenger services on 19th January 2019. Click here for video and pictures.
Update to the Whats On Guide, now featuring 123 events for 2019, including listings for Kirklees Light Railway, Mid Suffold Light Railway and Embsay & Bolton Abbey Railway.
The Whats On Guide has now been updated with the first batch of 2019 events.
Duchess of Sutherland pulls the first train off Bury Bolton Street during the East Lancashire Railway's Autumn Steam Gala 2018. Running until Sunday 21st October 2018 also visiting are GWR 2-8-0s 2857 and tank variety 4270, while BR Standard 4MT 80097 makes he long awaited debut in steam (running within Bury station limits). Come back over the weekend for more pics from Friday and Saturday of the gala.
Preserved Railway from Lee Andrew Davies
A website with two purposes, to deliver annual listings of events on Preserved Railways throughout the UK, and to display my collection of photos and videos from preserved railways and main line.