D1008 Western Harrier (pjs,0374)
Standing at the head of a Wolverhampton - Paddington train in Birmingham Snow Hill is D1008 Western Harrier. Platform 7 has all the period charm of the station in 1962, the finger board pointing to the train with the destinations sign-written on it. Passengers were either waiting or boarding, all dressed smartly in comparison with today's fashion, two schoolboys gaze at the Western and no doubt are impressed by the sound of the twin Maybach engines. Behind the Western a steam freight train…
ATSF, Chicago, Illinois, 1952
Two Santa Fe Railway streamlined passenger trains rest under the shed at Dearborn Station in downtown Chicago on February 2, 1952. Leading both trains are F-series diesel-electric locomotives built by the Electro-Motive Division of General Motors. Photograph by Wallace W. Abbey, © 2015, Center for Railroad Photography and Art. Abbey-02-047-01
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“Winter is most definitely here.... A shot from Dec 17 1981 Of 55016 Gordon Highlander waiting for its next turn at Doncaster. Today this loco moved by @AllelysGroup from Washwood Heath to Crewe for its overhaul to be completed having been bought by LSL. Pic by Bob Peach”
HS 4000 KESTREL Derby Open Day August 31st 1968
HS4000 "Kestrel" at Derby Works Prototype HS4000 "Kestrel" at Derby Works open day Aug 31st 1968. This Pic is part of a collection from the 1960's & 1970's. They are all prints of various sizes with some colour and some black & white with almost half having written details on the rear. The photographs were purchased as a set some time ago and after spending some time cleaning the images up I now feel it is time to show them and not let the collection just hide away. Photographer Unknown.