East Grinstead (Bluebell Railway): Preserved Southern Railway Maunsell 2-6-0 U class no. 1638 arriving over Imberhorne Viaduct into the new northern terminus of the Bluebell Railway at East Grinstead, on the morning of Bank Holiday Monday, 6th May 2013, two months after the long-held dream of reaching the Sussex town was achieved with the reopening from Kingscote on 8th March.
Gailes: 46233 approaches the level crossing at Gailes with the Great Britain V after recovering from a signal check at Irvine.
Dunkerton: Four ages of transport. To the left, the rolling English road (made, according to G.K.Chesterton, by the rolling English drunkard). Then, the lower ridge in the field, which was the Somersetshire Coal Canal; and to the right, the GWR Cam Valley line, of Titfield Thunderbolt fame, partly built over the canal. The fourth age? The walkers on their hind legs on the right.
Balloch: An arrival at Balloch. View looks north to Loch Lomond.
Inverurie: On platform drinking fountain at Inverurie.
Gartsherrie South Junction: Gartsherrie South box viewed from the rear with the main line beyond.
Easthouses Extension Pit: View north at Easthouses in 2019. The car is heading towards Dalkeith on the B6482 over a bridge that once spanned the Easthouses tramway. The Easthouses Extension Pit that it served was located beyond the trees and to the right. The tramway passed below Mayfield Road, from which the photograph was taken, with the route in the background part of a later road improvement scheme.
Norwich: A Cravens DMU sets out from Norwich on 8th November 1976 for the long haul up to Sheringham. In 1968, amateur moviemaker and professional undertaker Chib Thorp, who also specialized in dead and dying railways, made a film of the line to Sheringham and entitled it “Twilight Time” in full expectation of an imminent demise. For once, the attentions of Mr Thorp proved to be premature.
See query 2212
Glenfinnan Viaduct: Glenfinnan viaduct with K1 62052 on Mallaig bound train.
Blackburn: 60103 'Flying Scotsman' pulls into Platform 1 at Blackburn while working a special from Manchester Victoria to Carlisle, via the S&C, on 4th December 2019.