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Satunnaiset tiedostot - Branch Lines

153316 at Lodge Lane Farington.0 katselua153316, with the 18.34 Preston to Ormskirk service, approaches Lodge Lane occupation crossing at Farington, on the 28th April 2011.
158882 Lymington Pier.0 katseluaSouthWest 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.
158882 at Lymington Pier.0 katseluaIn glorious weather, 158882 awaits departure from Lymington Pier with the 14.27 service to Brockenhurst on the 1st July 2011.
143605 arrives at Windermere.1 katseluaIn original Provincial Services livery, Class 143 143605 allocated to Heaton Depot, arrives at Windermere with a service from Oxenholme on the 8th March 1992. The signs of rationalisation at this once extensive terminus are all around in this view, the 10 mile line from the junction with the WCML being just a long siding.

Class 104, M50474 at St-Annes-On-The-Sea.0 katseluaNormally dedicated to the Manchester Victoria to Blackpool North Services, one of the 3-Car Newton Heath Class 104s, complete with white bodyside stripe, was working the Kirkham to Blackpool South shuttle service in September 1979. M53474 leads a service from Kirkham into the magnificent station at St-Annes-On-The-Sea.
The iron & glass canopies and ornate buildings were swept away in fit of official vandalism in the 1980s. What a waste!
Thornton Abbey.0 katseluaWith Thornton Abbey in the background, the home signal (BL4), protecting nearby Barton Lane Crossing stands against a showery sky on the late afternoon of August 30th 2014.
142010 at Nelson.0 katseluaA well-worn looking 142010 in Greater Manchester/Regional Railways livery, stands at Nelson with the 11.15 Colne to Blackpool South service on March 18th 2000. The former L&Y iron & glass island platform canopy is a rare survivor. Despite appearances the route was reduced to single track from Gannow Junction to Colne in 1986 and consequently only one face of the platform sees trains.
DRS 37259 at Burnley Barracks.0 katseluaBringing the rare sight of a locomotive hauled train on the line from Gannow Junction to Colne, DRS 37259 passes over the Leeds & Liverpool Canal at Burnley Barracks with 1Q26 returning from the end-of-the-line at Colne on January 4th 2015. The train had originated at Wigan and was destined for the Derby RTC running via East Lancashire, Copy Pit, Leeds & Sheffield.

Uusimmat tiedostot - Branch Lines

EPS 37601 - Folkestone Harbour.0 katseluaAs 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!10.12.2015
Goxhill Level Crossing and Signalbox.1 katseluaTwilight on October 17th 2015.05.11.2015
153304 departs from Goxhill.1 katseluaAs 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 2015.05.11.2015
Goxhill Level Crossing.1 katseluaTwilight on an October evening at Goxhill, as headlights illuminate the timber level crossing gates closed across Howe Lane on October 17th 2015.05.11.2015

153304 at Barton Lane Crossing.1 katseluaWith 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 2015.05.11.2015
153330 departs from New Holland.0 katseluaHaving called at New Holland, 153330 gets underway with the 11.02 Barton-On-Humber to Cleethorpes service on Sunday 6th September 2015.01.11.2015
153330 at Barrow Road Crossing, New Holland.0 katseluaAmidst 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 2015.01.11.2015
153330 at Goxhill.0 katselua153330 awaits departure from Goxhill with the Sunday 09.58 Cleethorpes to Barton-On-Humber Northern Rail service on September 6th 2015.01.11.2015

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