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Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

While my colleagues were busy playing crazy golf, I became distracted by this rope hauled people carrier - one of two on site. As you can see, it has ...
Ken Strachan 14/06/2018


Time for bed, said Zebedee. The Amberley museum Hunslet loco' and open coaches have come off the main line around the museum, and are about to be ...
Ken Strachan 30/03/2018
The footpath from the station to the Museum is laid on the bed of the siding which connected the former quarry with the main line. View looks towards ...
Ken Strachan 30/03/2018
A steam shunter Jim - but not as we know it. This contraption is an Irish gauge vehicle which was propelled by putting the narrow gauge Guinness ...
Ken Strachan 30/03/2018
This narrow gauge steam engine at Amberley was originally used in the Guinness brewery, and still has a somewhat pie-eyed look. ...
Ken Strachan 30/03/2018


















Kirkcaldy Model Engineering Society has operated a dual gauge (5in and 7 1/4in) railway in the town's Beveridge Park since 1991, with services every ...
Bill Roberton 08/09/2013




























Looking west at the Castlecary Roman Fort. ...
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7820 Dinmore Manor running around its train at Cheltenham Racecourse on the 'Return to Broadway' weekend. ...
Peter Todd 01/04/2018
GWR 4-6-0 No.4936 Kinlet Hall runs round a train at Cheltenham Racecourse on a wet afternoon in October 2005. ...
John McIntyre 26/10/2005
Three shots of GWR 4-6-0 '7820 Dinmore Manor' at Toddington. ...
Peter Todd 02/04/2017
35006 'Peninsular & Orient Line' running around its train at Cheltenham Racecourse (CRC). ...
Peter Todd 06/08/2016





Some years ago, maintenance workers discovered that the base of one of the towers of the Clifton Suspension Bridge was hollow. Exploration (requiring ...
John Thorn 13/04/2017




The narrow gauge railway in the grounds of Colzium House. ...
Rod Crawford 08/04/2018







Craigtoun Country Park includes a narrow gauge Railway. ...

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A Severn-Lamb steam outline 2-8-0DH works the miniature railway in Craigtoun Country Park near St. Andrews. This forms a 600yd circuit around the ...
Mark Bartlett 24/08/2018



























Between the former Holywood station (to the south) and the former Auldgirth station (to the north) and on the west bank of the River Nith is Ellisland Farm , the farm built by Robert Burns where he farmed and was inspired by the setting. The farm is now a museum. The nearest station is at Dumfries, around six miles to the south.
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This square is in central Glasgow. On the north west side of the square is the frontage of Glasgow Queen Street High Level. ...

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View of Footplate off 3007 amd tender 3079 (Built Springburn 1947-48) ...
Colin Harkins 26/08/2007
Full View of Loco 3007 amd tender 3079 ...
Colin Harkins 26/08/2007
The very cute miniature railway in George Square, part of Glasgow's Christmas festivities 2011 ...
Beth Crawford 19/12/2011
Opposite side of Loco. It will go through extensive conservation before going on display at the new Glasgow Riverside Museum in 2010 ...
Colin Harkins 26/08/2007







This was the residence of the Earls of Glencairn in Dumbarton Later it was used by the Dukes of Argyll. ...

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This house was designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh and his wife Margaret for Walter Blackie, of the publishers Blackie and Sons.
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This high two arch masonry viaduct carried one of General Wade's Military Roads over the River Spean, some 1.5 miles downstream of Spean Bridge. The bridge crosses a gorge.
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The impressive Murrayfield Stadium... and that's just the tram stop! View south east across Roseburn Street on Sunday 12 May, with the stadium itself ...
John Furnevel 12/05/2013















The station in the Pavilion Gardens at Buxton on 1 April 2013 with steam outline 0-6-0 locomotive Edward Milner bringing the last train of the ...
John McIntyre 01/04/2013


Peter Pan Moat Brae House is about a third of a mile to the west of Dumfries station.
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Grant Ritchie 0-4-2ST 536 of 1914 in steam at Prestongrange Mining Museum in 1977. It was withdrawn from Lady Victoria Colliery in Newtongrange.
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Bill Roberton //1977
'Please mind your fingers...' Part of the mechanism of the Whitaker Brothers steam crane on display in the yard at Prestongrange Industrial ...
John Furnevel 19/09/2012
Ex-Tomatin Distillery Simplex shunting at Prestongrange Museum in 1986.
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Bill Roberton //1986
Barclay 0-4-0ST NCB West Ayr Area no 21, photographed at Prestongrange Industrial Heritage Museum on 29 March 1981. The locomotive is now at the ...
Peter Todd 29/03/1981

The Edinburgh Christmas Market narrow gauge railway features a level crossing complete with hand bell and manually operated gates-very Victorian. ...
Charlie Niven 24/11/2019
In Princes Street Gardens East a light railway has been laid to serve Santa's Train Station. A steam-outline loco heads up a train on 27 December. ...
Bill Roberton 27/12/2016
A steam-outline locomotive draws its train round the narrow gauge circuit of the Christmas Fair in Princes Street Gardens East on 28th November 2017. ...
Bill Roberton 28/11/2017
Princes Street Gardens on 23rd December 2017, and a novelty steam train trundling around as part of the Christmas market with Santa Claus driving. To ...
Alan Cormack 23/12/2017







This museum is in the west of Glasgow not far from Partick station.
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Sou'West on top at the Riverside Museum. The footplate of Caledonian Single No 123 is below. ...
John Yellowlees 15/04/2016
Front entrance of the new Riverside Museum on 11 June 2011 - see news item. ...
John Yellowlees 11/06/2011
HR 4-6-0 'Jones Goods' No.103 stuffed and mounted in the Glasgow Riverside Museum in August 2015, with G&SWR 0-6-0T No.9 looking down from the first ...
John McIntyre 02/08/2015
Cabside detail from former South African Railways NBL-built class 15F locomotive no 3007. ...
Andrew Wilson 16/08/2012
























This cottage, the Grade II listed National Trust , was located by the Wylam Waggonway, running from Wylam Colliery to the River Tyne on the south side of the cottage. George Stephenson was born here in 1781 and grew up by the waggonway.
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The trackbed of the 1748 Wylam Waggonway looking east towards Newcastle on 8 May 2006. Behind the trees on the right is the River Tyne, while on the ...
John Furnevel 08/05/2006
View west by Stephenson's Cottage, looking to Wylam. ...
Ewan Crawford 09/11/2003

























The former Tram Inn station building (now used as part of Mill Garage) and signal box on the ex-GWR line between Hereford and Abergavenny.
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John McIntyre 18/11/2008
Looking east across the level crossing at Tram Inn on 18 November 2008, with the station and signal box on the left and the old Tram Inn itself ...
John McIntyre 18/11/2008












China clay is sticky stuff, so tilting the load bed is probably quite a good way to persuade it to leave the wagon as required. One of many exhibits ...
Ken Strachan 28/11/2014
A group of Branch Line Society members inspecting a traditional china clay 'hood' at Wheal Martyn museum, St Austell, on 28 November 2014. The ...
Ken Strachan 28/11/2014
Oh dear, the rats have been at the timbers again. A collection of wheels for narrow gauge wagons [see image 50104] displayed informally at Wheal ...
Ken Strachan 28/11/2014
Smaller than the average box - it may be surrounded by distinctly out-of-period accessories, but this box is a rare relic of the Lee Moor Tramway. ...
Ken Strachan 28/11/2014