Loose_Grip's photos with the Great Western

Princes Risborough Buckinghamshire 2nd June 2019

Princes Risborough Buckinghamshire 2nd June 2019
The Chinnor and Princes Risborough Railway does just what it says on the can - runs trains to and from the named locations! Motive power is normally hired in and Great Western Small Prairie 2-6-2T 5526, based at the South Devon Railway, is in charge of th…
Added on June  3, 2019

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 25th January 2019

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 25th January 2019
It's the first day of the GCR Winter Gala and I was on the prep crew watching our visitor from the Severn Valley Railway, Great Western Railway Manor 4-6-0 7802 Bradley Manor come off shed.

The photo was taken from Ivatt 2MT 2-6-0 46521 while Chris & Ale…
Added on May  9, 2019

Great Central Railway Swithland Leicestershire 26th January 2019

Great Central Railway Swithland Leicestershire 26th January 2019
Semaphore signals.

Firing Great Western Railway Manor 4-6-0 7802 Bradley Manor on the 09.00 Loughborough to Leicester, double-headed with 6990. Swithland's Up Outer Home signal is green so we have a clear road through the complex. Meanwhile BR Standard 9…
Added on May  9, 2019

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 26th January 2019

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 26th January 2019
The sleek lines of Great Western Railways 4-6-0 7802 Bradley Manor double-heading with Modified Hall 6990 Witherslack Hall as they depart Loughborough during the Winter Gala.
Added on March  8, 2019

Great Central Railway Rothley Leicestershire 3rd February 2019

Great Central Railway Rothley Leicestershire 3rd February 2019
Despite the grey-sky forecast the sun shone brightly on Great Western Railway Manor Class 4-6-0 7802 Bradley Manor as pulls away from Rothley with the 11.20 from Loughborough. At this point the engine is on the 1 in 176 gradient while the coaches are stil…
Added on February  9, 2019

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 26th January 2019

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 26th January 2019
The second day of the Winter Gala. Double-headed Great Western 4-6-0s. 6990 Witherslack Hall and visiting Manor 7802 Bradley Manor depart Loughborough with the delayed 13.45 train.
Added on January 31, 2019

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

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 20th November 2016

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 20th November 2016
It's 07.09, still dark, still raining, and both BR Standard 2 78018 and GW Modified Hall 6990 Witherslack Hall have been lit up on this last day of the GCR's Last hurrah weekend.

Other engines out today were 70013 Oliver Cromwell, 48624, 45305 and Class…
Added on November 21, 2016

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 7th October 2016

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 7th October 2016
A Great Western scene on Loughborough shed. Visiting from the Severn Valley Railway Small Prairie 2-6-2T 4566 was being prepped on the second day of the Autumn Gala. Alongside was resident Modified Hall 4-6-0 6990 Witherslack Hall.
Added on October  8, 2016

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 18th September 2016

Great Central Railway Loughborough Leicestershire 18th September 2016
The Indian Summer continues and Great Western Railway Modified Hall 4-6-0 6990 Witherslack Hall departs from Loughborough in brilliant sunshine.

The train in platform 1 had just arrived from Leicester behind 92214 the other engine in steam today. Class 2…
Added on September 18, 2016