ONG Movimento Nacional Amigos do Trem - Trem de passageiros Amtrak Cascades. Duas locomotivas diesel-elétricas EMD F40PH uma em cada extremidade do trem. Trem próximo da cidade de Bellingham, Washington, nos Estados Unidos.
The last scheduled steam-hauled passenger trains on the British Railways’ network ran between Liverpool Exchange and Preston in July and into August 1968. By that time the motive power tended to be in a poor condition, as illustrated by this Class 5MT (Black 5) at Liverpool Exchange heading a Glasgow train during the last days of steam. The steam locomotive would have hauled the train only as far as Preston where a diesel would take over. Photo by Chris the Edge Hill signalman from his…
It's the only new steam train in 40 years... and Charles the Prince of Rails gets first drive The Prince will ride on the footplate as the 105-ton engine pulls the Royal Train – with Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall as a passenger – on its inaugural journey in February. The engine, whose full title is Peppercorn Class A1 Pacific 60163 Tornado, was built for £3million following donations from thousands of enthusiasts.
This shot of a WD 2-8-0 No 90470 in the snow at Castleton station has a wealth of detail. The locomotive was shedded at both Wakefield (56A) and at Sowerby Bridge (56E) during the 1960s. The train is a mixed freight rather than a block coal train so is probably from Healey Mills and is heading for Moston Sorting Sidings. The wan, midwinter, weak sunshine gives the shot a pleasing 'watercolour' effect, so much more attrative David Heys steam collection - 53 - RAIL CAMERAMAN GREENWOOD16
steam trains british in paintings - David Heys steam diesel photo collection - 24 - BR SCOTTISH REGION (ScR) www.davidheyscollection.com Visiting the fabulous NMSI Collection online makes a refreshing change from so many other websites...a visit is highly recommended