Preston Station Gallery

Photos from 2000 to the present day


Last additions - 2018
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60103 ‘Flying Scotsman’ is piloted by 66063 on a movement from Carnforth to Toton Depot. The short convoy is seen approaching Lightfoot Lane bridge.66 viewsPhoto : Mark Bartlett 28-Dec-2018Dec 29, 2018
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SANTA SPECIAL (1Z48) approaching Lostock Hall Station with 8f 48151 hauling the Blackburn to Carnforth leg.87 views13 coaches and a class 47 diesel 47 760 assisting.
Photo: Kenneth Dickinson 16-Dec-2018
Dec 16, 2018
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70000 BRITANNIA passes Gregson Lane on 1Z70 from Crewe to Burnley Manchester Road.99 viewsPhoto : Peter Parnell 08-Dec-2018Dec 11, 2018
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70000 BRITANNIA passes Bamber Bridge on 1Z70 from Crewe to Burnley Manchester Road.99 viewsPhoto : Kenneth Dickinson 08-Dec-2018Dec 10, 2018
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Pendolino 390049 passing Kirkham with the 1035hrs Euston to Blackpool North service.95 viewsPhoto : Mark Bartlett 03-Nov-2018Nov 04, 2018
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67005 “Queen’s Messenger” brings up the rear of an electric hauled ‘Illuminations Special’ as it passes through Kirkham. The diesel was used to assist run round at Blackpool North before the return journey.119 viewsPhoto : Mark Bartlett 03-Nov-2018Nov 04, 2018
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90029 passing Kirkham & Wesham with an “Illuminations Special” from Euston to Blackpool North on 3rd November 2018. This was only the second electric loco hauled service on the line, and the first to run in daylight.120 viewsPhoto : Mark Bartlett 03-Nov-2018Nov 04, 2018
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The previously early-running northbound 331102, after being held to bring it back on path.37 viewsPhoto : Tony Woof 23-Oct-2018Nov 04, 2018

01 January 2018


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8 files, last one added on Jan 31, 2018
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02 February 2018


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15 files, last one added on Feb 28, 2018
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03 March 2018


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15 files, last one added on Mar 21, 2018
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04 April 2018


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10 files, last one added on May 10, 2018
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05 May 2018


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6 files, last one added on May 24, 2018
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06 June 2018


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5 files, last one added on Jun 27, 2018
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07 July 2018


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3 files, last one added on Jul 14, 2018
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08 August 2018


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11 files, last one added on Aug 29, 2018
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09 September 2018


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6 files, last one added on Sep 22, 2018
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10 October 2018


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3 files, last one added on Nov 04, 2018
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11 November 2018


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3 files, last one added on Nov 04, 2018
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12 December 2018


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4 files, last one added on Dec 29, 2018
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Random files - 2018
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Weeton, from the over bridge, looking towards Kirkham on 9th January 2018. All masts in place on this section but no wires yet.327 viewsPhoto : Mark Bartlett 09-Jan-2018
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New valances being installed on the L&YR canopy at Poulton-le-Fylde.406 viewsThe old valances were much deeper and the shorter ones are needed to provide adequate clearance for electrification. The line reopens for diesel services on 26th March 2018. Electric services begin with the start of the May 2018 timetable.
Photo : Mark Bartlett 02-Mar-2018
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Large gantries are now being installed at Blackpool North.440 viewsThe platforms are also being finished but it looks like shots of the tower from the station will be a thing of the past.
Photo : Mark Bartlett 02-Mar-2018
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35018 BRITISH INDIA LINE at the head of the Great Britain XI tour (1Z80), with WCRC's 37668 on the rear. 142 views35018 is to be taken off at Crewe and Black Five 45212 will take the train onto Cardiff.
Photo : Kenneth Dickinson 25-Apr-2018
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As part of the RSR “Sentinels at 50” anniversary a timeline display has been mounted on the left hand side of “Enterprise”, displayed in the museum.131 viewsPhoto : Mark Bartlett 19-Aug-2018
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An immaculate rail blue Brush Type 4, 1733 (47853) accompanied D213 “Andania” throughout both legs of the Class 40s first public train since returning to the main line. Seen here passing Woodacre heading for Crewe.195 viewsPhoto : Mark Bartlett 27-Aug-2018
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Unidentified class 68 (020?) on a TPE test run for their new loco-hauled coaching stock. 137 viewsPhoto : Michael Renshaw 29-Aug-2018
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New Northern CAF EMU 331001 made its first daylight runs on 17th October with several test trips between Preston and Carnforth71 viewsbefore returning to Edge Hill Depot. Seen here approaching Barton & Broughton heading south.
Photo : Mark Bartlett 17-Oct-2018