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Náhodné obrázky - Branch Lines

144022 at Heysham Harbour.1 zobrazení144022 awaits departure from Heysham Harbour with the 13.15 to Leeds, via Morecambe, Lancaster and Carnforth, on the 29th January 2011. Heysham was once part of an electrified network that stretched to Morecambe and Lancaster, which pioneered high voltage overhead equipment. Electric services ceased in January 1966.
153363 & Thornton Abbey.3 zobrazení153363 accelerates away from the stop at Thornton Abbey with the 13.00 Cleethorpes to Barton on Humber, on the 30th April 2011. To the rear of the unit can be seen the gatehouse of the ruined abbey. The abbey was built in 1139 and was closed down by Henry VIII in 1539 as part of the dissolution.
158882 arrives at Lymington Pier.0 zobrazení158882 passes over the disused level crossing as it enters Lymington Pier station with the 14.12 Brockenhurst to Lymington Pier service on the 1st July 2011. In days gone by the crossing was the access point for cars heading to the car ferry for the Isle of Wight.
153324 at Ulceby Station.0 zobrazení153324 calls at the single platform station at Ulceby with the 14.55 Cleethorpes to Barton-On-Humber on the 19th August 2011. The signal is off for the crossover in order that the unit can regain the former down line on the branch to Barton. The line in front of the unit curves away to the right to gain access to Immingham.

'The Rossendale Farewell' at Ramsbottom.1 zobrazeníThe last BR train to traverse the line from Bury to Rawtenstall was 'The Rossendale Farewell' Railtour, from Manchester Victoria on the 14th February 1981. This was the scene at Ramsbottom, at around 1.30pm on the outward journey, as the 6-Car DMU set pauses for the Level Crossing gates to be opened by the Train Crew. Cravens Class 105, M50794 brings up the rear. The Newton Heath allocated Cravens DMUs were frequent visitors to the route until the regular passenger services ceased on June 3rd 1972.
143605 at Burneside.0 zobrazeníHeaton Depot allocated Class 143, 143605 calls at Burneside with an Oxenholme to Windermere service on March 8th 1992.
153332 at Barton Lane Crossing.0 zobrazeníHaving departed from Thornton Abbey, 153332 passes over Barton Lane Crossing with the 14.59 Cleethorpes to Barton-On-Humber on Sunday August 31st 2014. The hand-operated level crossing gates here will soon be casualty of the forthcoming North Lincolnshire re-signalling scheme.
DRS 20308 passes Goxhill.0 zobrazeníBringing the rare sight of a locomotive hauled train along the line from Ulceby to Barton-On-Humber, DRS 20308 is the lead locomotive passing Goxhill on the Pathfinder Tours 'The Trent Almighty' from Crewe via Cleethorpes on Saturday 6th September 2014.

Najnovšie obrázky - Branch Lines

EPS 37601 - Folkestone Harbour.0 zobrazeníAs 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. December 2015
Goxhill Level Crossing and Signalbox.1 zobrazeníTwilight on October 17th 2015.05. November 2015
153304 departs from Goxhill.1 zobrazeníAs 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. November 2015
Goxhill Level Crossing.1 zobrazeníTwilight on an October evening at Goxhill, as headlights illuminate the timber level crossing gates closed across Howe Lane on October 17th 2015.05. November 2015

153304 at Barton Lane Crossing.1 zobrazeníWith 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. November 2015
153330 departs from New Holland.0 zobrazeníHaving called at New Holland, 153330 gets underway with the 11.02 Barton-On-Humber to Cleethorpes service on Sunday 6th September 2015.01. November 2015
153330 at Barrow Road Crossing, New Holland.0 zobrazeníAmidst 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. November 2015
153330 at Goxhill.0 zobrazení153330 awaits departure from Goxhill with the Sunday 09.58 Cleethorpes to Barton-On-Humber Northern Rail service on September 6th 2015.01. November 2015

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