Liam on Instagram: “Leith, Edinburgh 1987 #edinburgh #class37 #diesellocomotive”
617 Likes, 15 Comments - Liam (@trainsbyliam) on Instagram: “Leith, Edinburgh 1987 #edinburgh #class37 #diesellocomotive”
The Lady visits Plymouth
Class 52 D1048 Western Lady draws to a halt at Plymouth. It was a hot but overcast day on 8th September 1975 when D1048 arrived with this Paddington - Penzance working. In the background 47 500 lurks, unphotographed... Photo Jean Dowling Copyright Geoff Dowling; All rights reserved.
New £4.5billion train service SLOWER than journey times in the 1970s
Great Western Railway boasted its upgraded electric Super Express trains would cut journey times by up to 17 minutes by 2018
'This is a Red Star Station', BR (NER) poster, 1983.
'This is a Red Star Station', BR (NER) poster, 1983. by . Museum quality art prints with a selection of frame and size options, canvases, postcards and mugs. SSPL Science and Society Picture Library
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British Rail has had a lasting impact upon not only the rail industry in the UK and world, but also on design standards.
Poster produced for British Rail , Central Advertising Services ,...
Poster produced for British Rail , Central Advertising Services , showing an intercity sleeper train travelling by night, with the full moon seen in the background. Printed by Cancol Ltd.
British Rail’s double-arrow logo, by the Design Research Unit
Gerry Barney of the Design Research Unit conceived the famous double-arrow, a remarkably robust and memorable icon that has outlasted British Rail itself.
British Rail - the development of the major trunk routes - February 1965
The corollary of the infamous 'Beeching Report' was this 1965 publication - the document that went to extol were on the network investment and development would take place. Issued in February 1965 it showed the 'core' network for both passengers and freight and how this had been arrived at. I suppose it helped launch 'Inter-City' in some ways - on the freight side the optimistic view of heavy manufacturing industry and its location (that helped focus the Board's view at the time) would not…
Nextr Timeline Transition
For better understanding: The app shows the train/bus names for the connection on default and by touching the "timeline" button the duration details are unveiled.
HS2 holds great potential, but the government must ensure all our railways are fit for the future
The High Speed Rail project holds great potential, but to make the most of that investment, the government must ensure all our railways are fit for the future.