Streak

A Streak, LNER Class A4 Pacific locomotive, 4464 Bittern captured on Tuesday with support coach en route to Grosmont to take part in the NYMR Spring Steam Gala at the weekend. The shots were taken from Ravensthorpe station as Bittern takes the Calder Valley Route to Wakefield and then York … View the full post

The Conductor

Easter Monday is when the annual World Coal Carrying Championships take place in Gawthorpe, West Yorkshire. There are several races, men, women, veterans and juniors watched, usually, by several hundred, if not more, people. In between the races the local Brass Band, Gawthorpe Brass ’85 are there to entertain the … View the full post