London to Peterborough (Great Northern Railway)






Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

D5331 leaving Kings Cross on 8th August 1959. The BRCW Type 2 was on loan to Hornsey from the Scottish Region to cover for troublesome Baby Deltics. ...
Bill Hamilton 08/08/1959
Kings Cross, 30th May 2017, and about to board the 1400hrs HST to Aberdeen, with its supremely comfortable and roomy Mk3 carriages. A DVT, on the tail ...
Alan Cormack 30/05/2017
The old Great Northern hotel, next to Kings Cross station with the St. Pancras trainshed also visible in the background. The hotel restaurant is ...
Alan Cormack 31/05/2017
GNER Reional Eurostar set 3304 at Kings Cross on 16 August 2002 with a morning service to Leeds. ...
Ian Dinmore 16/08/2002


A chance in how many million of ending with a shot of two crossing Eurostar sets in the right place together on the approach to St. Pancras when only ...
David Pesterfield 09/08/2013



47703 at the head of a Kings Cross to Manchester charter. ...
Michael Gibb 18/11/2006
47709 at the rear of a Kings Cross to Manchester charter. ...
Michael Gibb 18/11/2006
Only another two miles to go. The up 'Highland Chieftain' HST runs south through the rainsoaked platforms of Finsbury Park station on 23 July ...
John Furnevel 23/07/2005
This was taken at Finsbury Park in May 1968. It was a special event that involved a Deltic and 4472 leaving Kings Cross simultaneously. ...
John Thorn 01/05/1968
























Operational gas lamp on the old up platform at Sandy in 1982. ...
Ian Dinmore //1982
Flowers are a bit labour intensive these days, but white bricks came in handy at Sandy. The EMU rushing past in the foreground is London-bound. ...
Ken Strachan 22/01/2010
Domed gas light still in use on the platform at Sandy on the ECML in 1977. ...
Ian Dinmore //1977
The old signal box at Sandy, Bedfordshire, on the ECML, photographed in the summer of 1974. ...
Ian Dinmore /06/1974




The 4-lane A14 road bridge over the ECML at Huntingdon has a triumphal air - despite the massive steel girder reinforcements beneath - especially as ...
Ken Strachan 28/12/2009


What's that noise?... Deltic 55003 Meld southbound, rapidly approaching Holme, south of Peterborough, in April 1979 running at ...
Peter Todd 21/04/1979



One sunny day, 66777 'Annette', 66778 'Darius Cheskin', and 66745 'Modern Railways (etc.)' got a bit bored with New England yard, and decided to go to ...
Ken Strachan 03/08/2018
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a man in possession of a half decent camera should be recording the timeless good looks of HSTs at speed, ...
Ken Strachan 03/08/2018
Looking North along the recently opened platform 6 [see image 53517]. Notice the dual footbridges - North and South. The concept here is very similar ...
Ken Strachan 05/12/2015
Platforms 6 and 7 at Peterborough are now operational. This view south from a Stansted train should be compared with my earlier view from platform 5 ...
Ken Strachan 05/12/2015