Visitor, Sir Keith Park, is seen approaching Swithland sidings with a mixed freight train on the Saturday of the Great Central Railway's Winter Steam Gala. Joined by U class 31806 from Swanage, joining home based 777 Sir Lamiel this gave a souther tint to this very popular event.
Click here to visit my gallery with video to follow later in the week...
This evening the following pages have been updated with pictures from my archives:-
A pictures speaks a thousand words. Click here for full gallery from a snowy Irwell Vale...
Carrying 60103 on her smokebox and 502 on cabled and 103 on the other, Flying Scotsman is now running in on the East Lancashire Railway, following overhaul by Riley & Sons Engineering. I managed to catch her on Thursday 7th January 2016 at Bury Bolton Street station.
Click here for photos and video of Flying Scotsman at Bury.
Not a bad first sight of steam in 2016. My last steam of 2015 was Boxing Day at Llangollen when on a passing visit I saw Standard 4mt 80072 in steam on the lines Mince Pie Specials. Click here for photos and video of the recently returned to steam locomotive.
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.