12 Images released on Thursday 16/05/2019

Contact the news and picture editor.

Drumburgh: Drumburgh junction looking east to the station in 1998. The viewpoint is from the trackbed of the Port Carlisle line (which had formerly been crossed with a bridge) and the Silloth line trackbed is on the right.

Carlisle and Port Carlisle Railway and Dock
Ewan Crawford [//1998]


Haslemere: 450014 arriving at Haslemere station in Surrey, with a London Waterloo service, on 23rd May 2015.

Portsmouth Railway
David Bosher [23/05/2015]


Duddingston and Craigmillar: Caledonian Sleeper 73970 passes Peffermill playing fields running light from Polmadie to Craigentinny on 30th April 2019. On the skyline is the Royal Observatory on Blackford Hill, the construction of which in the 1890s was aided by a branch line off the suburban loop.

Edinburgh, Suburban and Southside Junction Railway
Bill Roberton [30/04/2019]


Tywyn Wharf: Elevated view of Tywyn Wharf station and its track layout on 4th April 2019. TR 'Dolgoch' heading for Abergynolwyn and Nant Gwernol.

Talyllyn Railway
Alastair McLellan [04/04/2019]


Forfar North Junction: Ex-Caledonian 4-4-0 54450 with a down goods passing Forfar North Junction in April 1953.
See query 2083

Arbroath and Forfar Railway
G H Robin collection by courtesy of the Mitchell Library, Glasgow [06/04/1953]


Furnace Sidings: A recently installed plaque celebrating the original ownership of what is now the Pontypool and Blaenavon Heritage Railway, followed by the LMSR and then BR. 5th May 2019.

Brynmawr and Blaenavon Railway
Peter Todd [05/05/2019]


Croston: The Branch Line Society's 'Cat and Dock' railtour passes Croston on 15 June 2017 returning to Preston having visited Ormskirk during a trip around some lines in the north-west.

Liverpool, Ormskirk and Preston Railway (East Lancashire Railway)
John McIntyre [15/06/2017]


Garry Viaduct: The girder bridge over the River Garry carries the southbound track of the Highland main line alongside the older stone viaduct used for the northbound track. The bridges are immediately south of long closed Struan station. 15th April 2019.

Inverness and Perth Junction Railway
Mark Bartlett [15/04/2019]


Glenesk: The 0911 ScotRail Edinburgh - Tweedbank has just crossed Glenesk Viaduct southbound on 5 May 2019. The site of Glenesk Junction is directly behind the train. On the left is the old yard that once served the former Glenesk Colliery, (most recently used for the storage of various building materials). The train is just over half a mile from its next stop at Eskbank.

Edinburgh and Dalkeith Railway
John Furnevel [05/05/2019]


Giffnock: An East Kilbride service calls at Giffnock on 4 May 2019.

Busby Railway
David Panton [04/05/2019]


Newington [NBR]: GBRf 66738 at Newington with a North Blyth- Fort William light engine move on 30th April 2019. In the background is the site of the passenger station.

Edinburgh, Suburban and Southside Junction Railway
Bill Roberton [30/04/2019]


Bradford Forster Square: A view north from behind the buffers at Bradford Forster Square on 04 November 2011 as Class 333 EMUs occupy platforms 1 & 2. On the left is a service to Leeds and on the right is a service to Skipton.

Leeds and Bradford Railway
John McIntyre [04/11/2011]