Loose_Grip's photos with the Black&White

Kishorn Highlands Scotland 9th September 2018

Kishorn Highlands Scotland 9th September 2018
The views from the road over the mountains to Applecross are tremendous. This scene is looking over Loch Kishorn to Plockton with the mountains of southern Skye on the skyline. I believe the peak in the centre is Skurr Na Coinnish.
Added on September 16, 2018

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 8th August 2018

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 8th August 2018
I was rostered fireman on British Railways Standard 5 4-6-0 73156 and here we are at 08.16 on shed alongside Stanier 8F 2-8-0 48624 & the boiler off 48305.


Both engines will be out at the weekend for the 50th anniversary of the last BR steam train on 11…
Added on August 11, 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 Loughborough 10th April 2016

Great Central Railway Loughborough 10th April 2016
Jon & Liam clean out the ashpit on shed at Loughborough. Southern Railway N15 King Arthur Class 4-6-0 777 Sir Lamiel is stabled on the adjacent track.
Added on April 10, 2016

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 18th February 2016

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 18th February 2016
On shed at Loughborough, Southern N15 4-6-0 777 Sir Lamiel and British Railways Standard 9F 2-10-0 92214.
Added on March 17, 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

Ecton Staffordshire 21st February 1970

Ecton Staffordshire 21st February 1970
Mean & Moody.
Added on July  2, 2015

Sandaoling China 18th November 2014

Sandaoling China 18th November 2014
Dwarfed by the size of the open cast pit JS 2--8-2 8167 pounds out of the mine with a full load of coal.
Added on June 17, 2015

Newton Heath Manchester 21st June 1968

Newton Heath Manchester 21st June 1968
Deep inside Newton Heath steam shed 8F 48529 simmers in the shadows.
Added on April 12, 2015

Sandaoling Xinjiang China

Sandaoling Xinjiang China
A JS 2-8-2 heads out of Sandaoling open cast coal pit with a full load of coal for the washery.
Added on March 29, 2015