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158882 Lymington Pier.0 viewsSouthWest Trains Class 158, 158882 runs alongside the Lymington River as it approaches Lymington Pier with 14.12 departure from Brockenhurst, on the 1st July 2011.
Oxmarsh Level Crossing - Barton On Humber Branch.0 viewsOxmarsh Level Crossing at New Holland on the branch to Barton-On-Humber, still has mechanical wooden level crossing gates, controlled from a signalbox built by BR in 1959. The track here goes from double to single line for the run up to Barton. August 19th 2011.
ATW 150252 at Deganwy.0 views150252 calls at Deganwy whilst working the 13.08 Llandudno to Blaenau Ffestiniog service on November 23rd 2013.
153332 arrives at Thornton Abbey.0 views153332 enters the long platform at the remote Thornton Abbey station whilst working the 09.52 Barton-On-Humber to Cleethorpes service on August 30th 2014.

ATW 150262 at Deganwy.0 viewsArriva Trains Wales Class 150/2, 150262 stands at Deganwy with the 10.22 Llandudno to Blaenau Ffestiniog on November 29th 2014.
ATW 175108 departs from Deganwy.0 views175108 departs from Deganwy with the 14.08 Llandudno to Llandudno Junction on November 29th 2014.
Calder Valley Class 110, 51835 at Midge Hall.1 viewsHaving just collected the single line token from the signal box at Midge Hall, a 2-Car Class 110 Calder Valley DMU with car 51835 leading, accelerates past the only remaining semaphore signal in the Preston area with a tea-time Preston to Ormskirk service on July 4th 1985. This particular working was a fill-in turn for a unit that had worked over the Pennines from Leeds to Preston, and brought an Eastern Region DMU set for one return trip over the Ormskirk line before heading back to Yorkshire.
TPE 185124 at Burneside Lower Crossing (Windermere Branch).0 viewsThe view along the Sharps Lane at Burneside as 185124 clears the open crossing whilst working the 08.25 Manchester Airport to Windermere on May 23rd 2015.

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EPS 37601 - Folkestone Harbour.0 viewsAs the tide begins to come in, 37601 sits on the viaduct at Folkestone Harbour with the Pathfinder Tours 'Atomic Harbourmaster' railtour on October 20th 2007. Out of sight at the other end of the train was fellow EPS class 37, 37603. This was one of the last diesel hauled trains to traverse this line. The itinerary on that day included a trip along the Dungeness Branch. It was a long day - an 06.15 start from Crewe on Saturday morning and only getting back to Crewe at 01.24 on Sunday morning!Dec 10, 2015
Goxhill Level Crossing and Signalbox.2 viewsTwilight on October 17th 2015.Nov 05, 2015
153304 departs from Goxhill.2 viewsAs 153304 disappears into the gloom with the 17.55 Barton-On-Humber to Cleethorpes, the timber level crossing gates swing open to let the waiting traffic pass through. October 17th 2015.Nov 05, 2015
Goxhill Level Crossing.2 viewsTwilight on an October evening at Goxhill, as headlights illuminate the timber level crossing gates closed across Howe Lane on October 17th 2015.Nov 05, 2015

153304 at Barton Lane Crossing.2 viewsWith the new lights installed for the replacement crossing, 153304 passes over Barton Lane level crossing whilst working the 09.52 Barton-On-Humber Northern Rail service on October 17th 2015. The crossing gates here are due to be replaced with barriers by the end of 2015.Nov 05, 2015
153330 departs from New Holland.0 viewsHaving called at New Holland, 153330 gets underway with the 11.02 Barton-On-Humber to Cleethorpes service on Sunday 6th September 2015.Nov 01, 2015
153330 at Barrow Road Crossing, New Holland.0 viewsAmidst the industrial backdrop of New Holland, 153330 passes over Barrow Road Level Crossing with the Sunday 11.02 Barton-On-Humber to Cleethorpes service on September 6th 2015.Nov 01, 2015
153330 at Goxhill.1 views153330 awaits departure from Goxhill with the Sunday 09.58 Cleethorpes to Barton-On-Humber Northern Rail service on September 6th 2015.Nov 01, 2015

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