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Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 7th October 2018

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 7th October 2018
Another early morning Loughborough shed scene on the last day of the Autumn Gala finds visiting Southern Bulleid West Country Light pacific 34092 City of Wells being prepped alongside the other visitor LNER B1 4-6-0 1264 (as 1251). Jinty 47406 on the righ…
Added on December 15, 2018

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 25th November 2018

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 25th November 2018
Sunset over Loughborough. British Railways Standard 5 4-6-0 73156 has just come back on shed after a day of Santa Specials and is being disposed on road 1 pit.
Added on December 15, 2018

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 25th November 2018

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 25th November 2018
Underneath Fowler 3F 0-6-0T 47406 Jinty on the pit during prep this morning. I had just emptied the ashpan. This view looking forward shows the front driving wheels, springs, axle and axleboxes. Above the axle are the slide bars with the thinner valve spi…
Added on December 15, 2018

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 24th November 2018

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 24th November 2018
Loughborough Central at night and British Railways Standard 5 4-6-0 73156 sits in platform 2 with a Christmas special. Yes it's still November but there is a tree on the platform and the festive season appears to be upon us!
Added on December 15, 2018

Great Central Railway Quorn Leicestershire 8th August 2018

Great Central Railway Quorn Leicestershire 8th August 2018
As a shareholder in British Railways Standard 5 4-6-0 73156 I was very pleased to be rostered as fireman on her today. Then I was even more pleased when Fred let me drive on the return trip from Leicester. Here we are heading away from Quorn & Woodhouse.
Added on August 14, 2018

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 11th August 2018

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 11th August 2018
50 years ago Stanier 8F Class No 48476 and Standard 5MT Class No 73069 were running 3 hours late with their leg of 1L50, the RCTS 'End of Steam' tour. This morning they were only a few minutes down as they approached the A6 bridge on the outskirts of Lou…
Added on August 14, 2018

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 24th June 2018

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 24th June 2018
Jon lights up British Railways Standard 9F 2-10-0 92214 on shed at Loughborough.
Added on June 26, 2018

The East Midlands Rambler Leicester 13th May 2017

The East Midlands Rambler Leicester 13th May 2017
Two of Tyseley's Great Western pannier tanks, 0-6-0PT 9600 & 9466 take 1Z94, the East Midlands Rambler over the River Soar on the Midland Railway Leicester to Burton-on-Trent line.
Added on May 13, 2017

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 6th May 2017

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 6th May 2017
Making a dramatic departure British Railways Standard 4 2-6-4T 80136, visiting from the NYMR, and 8F 2-8-0 48624 double head the Thames-Clyde Express out of Loughborough Central.
Added on May 10, 2017

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 9th October 2016

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 9th October 2016
Wearing BR unlined black livery Great Western Railway Small Prairie 2-6-2T 4566 approaches Loughborough station with the minerals train from Leicester during the October Gala.
Added on April  7, 2017