BR Standard 7P "Britannia" 4-6-2

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The BR Standard Class 7, otherwise known as the Britannia Class, is a class of 4-6-2 Pacific steam locomotive designed by Robert Riddles for use by British Railways for mixed traffic duties. Fifty-five were constructed between 1951 and 1954. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BR_Standard_Class_7

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'Britannia' at Minehead, March 2012 BR Standard Class No. 70000 'Britannia' behind the water tower at Minehead station. Diesel Locomotive, Steam Locomotive, Heritage Railway, Old Steam Train, Steam Railway, British Rail, Old Trains, Train Pictures, Rolling Stock

Study of 70000, 'Britannia' at Minehead, 25th March 2012

BR Standard Class 7, No. 70000 'Britannia' behind the water tower at Minehead station. Photograph taken with a Pentax ME Super using an SMC Pentax-M 80-200mm f4.5 lens and Fujicolor C200 film.

70024 "Vulcan" Britannia Pacific of Crewe North shed weaves across the track layout as it leaves Crewe and takes the WCML with a down express, Diesel, Steam Railway, British Rail, Train Engines, Train Tickets, Train Journey, Steam Engine, Steam Locomotive, Train Tracks

70024 "Vulcan" Britannia Pacific of Crewe North shed weaves across the track layout as it leaves Crewe and takes the WCML with a down express, 1963.

70003 "John Bunyan" BR Britannia Class at Norwich after arrival with the RCTS Commemoration of Great Eastern Steam Railtour from London, Diesel Locomotive, Steam Locomotive, John Bunyan, Steam Railway, Train Times, Electric Train, British Rail, Old Trains, Train Engines

70003 "John Bunyan" BR Britannia Class 7P at Norwich after arrival with the RCTS Commemoration of Great Eastern Steam Railtour from London, 31/3/62.

70040 "Clive of India" Britannia at Spalding, June 1961 Photo by the late Jack Ray Live Steam Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, Steam Pictures, Abandoned Train, Steam Railway, British Rail, Old Trains, Train Engines, Steam Engine

Britannia 70040 at Spalding, June 1961

Photo by the late Jack Ray Train may well have been the North Country Continental Boat Train

Britannia 70007 'Coeur-de-Lion' awaits servicing at the Liverpool Street servicing facility, Steam Trains Uk, Time Travel Machine, Diesel, Steam Railway, Liverpool Street, Train Times, Train Art, British Rail, Train Engines

Britannia 70007 'Coeur-de-Lion' awaits servicing at the Liverpool Street servicing facility, 1954.

70006 Liverpool Street 1951 Britannia Pacific 70006 'Robert Burns' at Liverpool Street with the down 'East Anglian' , Diesel, Steam Tractor, Steam Railway, Liverpool Street, Train Art, British Rail, Electric, Rolling Stock, Robert Burns

70006 Liverpool Street 1951 JDC580 Britannia Pacific 70006 'Robert Burns' at Liverpool Street with the down 'East Anglian' , 1951.

 BR Britannia at at Crewe South 21 March In less than 9 months, she would be scrapped after being in service just 15 years. Photo by John Turner. Train Truck, Abandoned Train, Steam Railway, Train Art, British Rail, Train Engines, Steam Engine, Steam Locomotive, Historical Pictures

1X33 - a STAR

70025 at Crewe South 21 March 1967 The 1X33 headcode signified a special run the previous weekend for Rugby League fans from Barrow to Hull We're the Ro-overs We're the Ro-overs The Pride of Craven Park There's Roger The Dodger And Sully on the Wing And Big Billy's in the Pack Note: previously identified (source unknown) as being from Wigan - now known to be from Barrow

 BR Britannia at at Crewe South 21 March In less than 9 months, she would be scrapped after being in service just 15 years. Photo by John Turner. Train Truck, Abandoned Train, Steam Railway, Train Art, British Rail, Train Engines, Steam Engine, Steam Locomotive, Historical Pictures

1X33 - a STAR

70025 at Crewe South 21 March 1967 The 1X33 headcode signified a special run the previous weekend for Rugby League fans from Barrow to Hull We're the Ro-overs We're the Ro-overs The Pride of Craven Park There's Roger The Dodger And Sully on the Wing And Big Billy's in the Pack Note: previously identified (source unknown) as being from Wigan - now known to be from Barrow

70013 Oliver Cromwell: BR Standard "Britannia" Class Pacific 70013 "Oliver Cromwell" passes Suttons Business Park between Twyford and Reading with a London Paddington to Worcester railtour."The Cotswold Venturer". Photo by Treflyn Lloyd-Roberts Steam Trains Uk, Diesel, Electric, Abandoned Train, Steam Railway, Train Times, British Rail, Steamers, Steam Engine

The Cotswold Venturer

BR Standard "Britannia" Class 7MT 4-6-2 Pacific 70013 "Oliver Cromwell" passes Suttons Business Park between Twyford and Reading with a London Paddington to Worcester railtour.

70014 Iron Duke prepares to leave Stewarts Lane before working the 'Golden Arrow' to Dover, Steam Railway, Train Times, Rail Car, British Rail, Old Trains, Train Journey, Steamers, Photo B, Steam Engine

70014 prepares to leave Stewarts Lane before working the 'Golden Arrow' to Dover, 2/1/56