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Great Central Railway Nunckley Hill Leicestershire 24th March 2018

Great Central Railway Nunckley Hill Leicestershire 24th March 2018
Who says that the Great Central Railway is flat??

J94 Austerity 0-6-0ST 68067 (Hudswell Clarke 1752 built 1943) storms up the 1 in 70 gradient through Wood Lane bridge into Nunckley Hill station with the 11.20 shuttle on the Mountsorrel branch.
Added on April  1, 2018

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 10th March 2018

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 10th March 2018
The fireman’s duties are not all about shovelling coal. When the engine - in this case BR Standard 9F 2-10-0 92214 - has dropped onto its coaches in the platform it needs hooking up and this is arguably the most physically demanding part of the job.
Added on March 14, 2018

Great Central Railway Thurcaston Leicestershire 10th March 2018

Great Central Railway Thurcaston Leicestershire 10th March 2018
Feeding the Beast......... British Railways Standard 9F 2-10-0 92214 gets another round of coal in its firebox. With Rory driving and me firing I could tell Cliff was getting itchy so let him have the shovel up the hill from Rothley.
Added on March 14, 2018

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 26th March 2017

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 26th March 2017
Southern Railway King Arthur N15 4-6-0 777 Sir Lamiel runs off shed to work the 10.00 service to Leicester North.
Added on March 28, 2017

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 29th March 2016

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 29th March 2016
All signals are showing Red.

Al watches out for the S&T men who will manually reset the facing points over to Loughborough platform 2 so we can rejoin our train with Stanier 8F 2-8-0 48624. They were sorted but it took us 25 minutes to get there which re…
Added on April  3, 2016

Great Central Railway Leicester North 25th March 2016

Great Central Railway Leicester North 25th March 2016
British Railways Standard 9F 2-10-0 92214 is currently facing north so there is a different angle on shots at Leicester North. We had just run round and after hooking up I took the opportunity to grab a contre-jour with Dave in the cab window.
Added on March 26, 2016

Finningley South Yorkshire 20th March 2016

Finningley South Yorkshire 20th March 2016
VIP Event in Hangar 3 RAF Finningley (now Robin Hood airport) with Avro Vulcan XH558.
Added on March 22, 2016

Calle de Echegaray Madrid Spain 4th March 2016

Calle de Echegaray Madrid Spain 4th March 2016
Inside Bar La Venencia.

The bar’s menu offers Manzanilla, Fino, Oloroso, Amontillado and Palo cortado – five Spanish sherries. That's it. Nothing fancy and don't expect small talk from the barman.

Our tab is written on the counter in chalk: 3,80 Euro +…
Added on March 16, 2016

Pitsford Northamptonshire 10th March 2016

Pitsford Northamptonshire 10th March 2016
Returning from Northampton we called in at Pitsford and Brampton station on the preserved Northampton and Lamport Railway.
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The railway which has restored a short section of the ex-LWNR Northampton to Market Harborough line is only open on…
Added on March 11, 2016

Madrid Spain 4th March 2016

Madrid Spain 4th March 2016
Light and shade in the Museo del Ferrocarril - the former Madrid Delicias railway station.
Added on March  6, 2016