As in 2012, the first WCML steam of 2013 was a Manchester Victoria to Carlisle train on 26 January, out via Shap and returning over the S&C. The train was again double headed by Ian Riley's Black 5s 44871 and 45407 and is seen here passing the site of Brock station on the outward leg.
Photographer: Mark Bartlett
Contact photographer: Mark Bartlett
Image number: 41835