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323 fájl, utolsó feltöltés ekkor: 2015. December 10.
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Válogatás - Branch Lines

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142011 Boundary Lane Rufford.1 megtekintés142011 runs across the bridge, adjacent to the occupation crossing at Boundary Lane, Rufford, with the 17.10 Preston to Ormskirk on Saturday 4th June 2011. The bridge spans the Tarleton branch of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.
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142031 arrives at Morecambe Promenade.2 megtekintés With only six months before closure, Rusty Rails and disused tracks greet 142031 at Morecambe Promenade Station as it approaches journeys end with the 15.51 from Lancaster on the 31st July 1992. The former Midland Railway sea-front terminus was opened in March 1907 and closed in February 1994.
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FNW 142007 arrives at Moss-Side.1 megtekintésPassing over the B5259, 142007 in First North Western dark blue livery, arrives at Moss-Side whilst working the 13.09 Colne to Blackpool South service on May 22nd 2004. This is on the former Coast Line from Kirkham to Blackpool South & Central which was once double track throughout. The original station at Moss-Side closed in 1961, the current single platform re-opened in 1983.
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Class 122 Single Unit M55006 at Croston.1 megtekintésA rare sight of a Gloucester RC&W Class 122 Single Unit, M55006 coupled to the rear of a 2-Car Class 108 departing from Croston with an Ormskirk to Preston service on August 5th 1985. Newton Heath Depot had a pair of Class 122s allocated for use on the Stockport to Stalybridge services, but the appearance of one on the Ormskirk Line was almost certainly a one-off. The former Jubilee Mill complex that forms a backdrop here has now been demolished and replaced with houses.

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Northern Rail 153332 at Oxmarsh Crossing.0 megtekintés153332 pauses briefly at Oxmarsh Crossing New Holland, to collect the token for the single-line section up to the terminus of the line at Barton-On-Humber, whilst working the Sunday only 09.58 from Cleethorpes on August 31st 2014.
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Llandudno Station Signal Box & Gantry.1 megtekintésLate afternoon sunlight on the station throat at Llandudno complete with its Signal Gantry and former LNWR Signalbox on November 29th 2014.
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Class 108, M53925 at Pages Crossing Ulnes Walton.1 megtekintésA 2-Car Class 108 with Motor Brake Second M53925 leading, passes over Pages Crossing, a farm access road between Midge Hall and Ulnes Walton, as it works a tea-time Preston to Ormskirk service on July 9th 1985.
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Class 101 E54076 at Pages Crossing, Ulnes Walton.1 megtekintésHaving worked over the Pennines from Leeds to Preston, an Eastern Region 2-Car Class 101 with West Yorkshire Metrotrain branding was used on a fill-in turn from Preston to Ormskirk at tea-time on May 29th 1985. This was a Monday-Friday routine, that saw three different DMU sets working to Ormskirk in the early evening, the services crossing in the loop at Rufford. Having worked to Ormskirk E54076/E 53136 pass over Pages Crossing returning to Preston on the approach to Midge Hall.

Legutóbb feltöltött - Branch Lines

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EPS 37601 - Folkestone Harbour.0 megtekintésAs 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!2015. December 10.
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Goxhill Level Crossing and Signalbox.1 megtekintésTwilight on October 17th 2015.2015. November 5.
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153304 departs from Goxhill.1 megtekintésAs 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 2015.2015. November 5.
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Goxhill Level Crossing.1 megtekintésTwilight on an October evening at Goxhill, as headlights illuminate the timber level crossing gates closed across Howe Lane on October 17th 2015.2015. November 5.

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153304 at Barton Lane Crossing.1 megtekintésWith 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 2015.2015. November 5.
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153330 departs from New Holland.0 megtekintésHaving called at New Holland, 153330 gets underway with the 11.02 Barton-On-Humber to Cleethorpes service on Sunday 6th September 2015.2015. November 1.
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153330 at Barrow Road Crossing, New Holland.0 megtekintésAmidst 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 2015.2015. November 1.
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153330 at Goxhill.0 megtekintés153330 awaits departure from Goxhill with the Sunday 09.58 Cleethorpes to Barton-On-Humber Northern Rail service on September 6th 2015.2015. November 1.

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