Blue Riband upload time... Froddle Crook on the return:
48151 at Froddle Crook
An old one re-emerged.
Vicarage Lane, Wilpshire...
Leander on Wilpshire Bank
Sounds like a good step in the right direction.
It certainly is getting overgrown. Somewhere in the foreground are the rails of the siding that used to be the down loop.
Howe & Co. northbound and Armathwaite on the return...
Britannia at Howe & Co. Sidings
Britannia at Armathwaite
The same as the photo at Acton Bridge posted further up the thread for the lamps.
The Royal Scot headboard has been added en route again.
No ice cream stop
I'm going off memory, but I thought the S&C was mentioned in the report as an example of a strenuous route compared to York - Scarborough (my...
From the Saphos Facebook page, posted about an hour ago:
Yes, that sounds familiar, causing a late departure I seem to remember.
Ribblehead Station was fairly busy for the northbound and plenty spread around on the moors by the viaduct.
Unless I mis-counted, this is the...
Approaching Birkett Tunnel on the return...
Flying Scotsman approaching Birkett Tunnel
To the carnival??
I wonder why it's booked to stop at Langwathby? The Waverley this weekend coming, I think advertises to drop and collect passengers at Appleby, so...
Armathwaite Station on the return...
48151 at Armathwaite Station
Many thanks for the replies. Just the info I was looking for and the books sound worth a read.
Attached are two photos of the same train on the same day - a Stanier 2-6-4 in 1959 on the Garsdale to Hawes branch.
These are low resolution...
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