Tag Archives: Steam Trains

An oldish bit of industrial – Tanfield 1997

An oldish bit of industrial

Tanfield 1997

Hawthorn Leslie built 1911, 0-4-0 saddle tank ‘No 2’ bring in a demonstration coal train into Causey Arch Station on the Tanfield Railway.  1997.  Photo:  John East.

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Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway – ‘Raveningham Hall’ – 1997

Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway – 1997

Great Western Hall No 6960 ‘Raveningham Hall’ pulls away from Toddinton Station in charge of the ‘Elegant Excursions’ corporate entertainment train operated and owned by Andrew Goodman.  She is seen at the line’s press launch on March 5 1997.  Photo:  Steve Standbridge (GWR)

One from the Mid-Hants Railway

One from the Mid-Hants Railway

Alresford exit:  working the special Mother’s Day ‘Countryman’, Mid-Hants S15 No 30506 enters Sun Lane cutting enroute to Alton with the mid-morning luncheon departure.  Photo:  Cedric Johns (MHR)

Weybourne Station, November 1996

Weybourne Station, November 1996

North Norfolk Railway

London & North Eastern Railway 4-6-0 Class B12 No 8572 heads a mixed goods train through Weybourne Station on November 2, 1996.  Photo:  Robin Stewart-Smith

Mogul Mountaineer – March 1997

March 1997

Severn Valley Stanier Mogul No 2968 seen approaching Todmorden, East Lancashire, with the ‘Mogul Mountaineer’ on March 8th.  Photo:  Robin Stewart-Smith

Sir Nigel Gresley – one pic from 1997

Sir Nigel Gresley – one pic from 1997

Greenholme on the approach to Scout Green with London & North Eastern Class A4 Pacific No 60007 ‘Sir Nigel Gresley’ in magnificent full song on the West Coast Railway Company’s Citadel Express.  Sadly, the Out Limited’s ‘Mid Day Scot’ which was to have seen LNER60007 work from Crewe over Shap Bank to Carlisle on March 15th 1997 was cancelled due to lack of booking support.  Photo:  Robin Stewart-Smith.

Railway Preservation in the 1980s and 1990s – March 14th 1997 A final few photos from this old publication.

Railway Preservation in the 1980s and 1990s

March 14th 1997

A final few photos from this old publication.

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Railway Preservation in the 1980s and 1990s – March 14th 1997 – A few photos from this old publication, taken by Cedric Johns

Railway Preservation in the 1980s and 1990s

March 14th 1997

A few photos from this old publication, taken by Cedric Johns

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Railway Preservation in the 1980s and 1990s – A couple of Narrow Gauge pics, March 14th 1997

Railway Preservation in the 1980s and 1990s

March 14th 1997

A couple of Narrow Gauge photos from this old publication.

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Railway Preservation in the 1980s and 1990s – March 7th 1997

Railway Preservation in the 1980s and 1990s

March 7th 1997

Still more photos from this old publication.

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