Preston Station Gallery

Photos from 2000 to the present day

Last additions - 2000 - 2010
From 2008 : Princess Royal Class 4-6-2 No. 6201 Princess Elizabeth waits at Preston on Saturday.367 views6201 was expected to double head the Cotton Mills Express back to Manchester Victoria with 76079.
Photo : Alex Black 15-Mar-2008
Aug 15, 2011
From 2008 : Standard 4MT 2-6-0 No. 76079 arrives at Preston with the diverted "Cotton Mills Express".400 viewsPhoto : Alex Black 15-Mar-2008Aug 15, 2011
67029 Royal Diamond at Preston Sidings South2C 22-05-10359 viewsMervyn WilliamsFeb 04, 2011
Network Rail New Measurement Train power cars 4304228 nearest 29 and 43103 at Preston North parcel siding2C 24-10563 viewsMervyn WilliamsFeb 04, 2011
D1015 Western Champion at Preston parcel south2C 4-08-07360 viewsMervyn WilliamsFeb 04, 2011
92042 Oneggar passes Preston on a northbound freight2C 13-05-05322 viewsMervyn WilliamsFeb 04, 2011
Network Rail 31 105 at Preston 2C 14-04-05317 viewsMervyn WilliamsFeb 04, 2011
304 viewsFeb 04, 2011

Photo of the Day 2010


46 files, last one added on Feb 04, 2011
Album viewed 640 times

Photo of the Day 2009


58 files, last one added on Nov 23, 2010
Album viewed 1547 times

Photo of the Day 2008


93 files, last one added on Aug 15, 2011
Album viewed 686 times

Photos from 2007


18 files, last one added on Feb 04, 2011
Album viewed 366 times

Photos from 2003


8 files, last one added on Nov 26, 2010
Album viewed 360 times

Photos from 2004


57 files, last one added on Nov 26, 2010
Album viewed 485 times

Photos from 2005


9 files, last one added on Feb 04, 2011
Album viewed 327 times

Photos from 2001


3 files, last one added on Nov 26, 2010
Album viewed 443 times

8 albums on 1 page(s)

Random files - 2000 - 2010
7000 Britannia pauses at Preston on her way to Carnforth for a planned loaded test-run. Sadly, all does not seem to be well.336 viewsAndy Fowler 09-11-2010
6233 Duchess of Sutherland storms past Lightfoot lane with the outward leg of The Royal Scot. 204 viewsThis will be the final trip over Shap for this stalwart of the mainline steam scene. It is a great shame that we won't see this fine locomotive on the main line for the next few years. The good news is that the PRCLT will immediately begin the process of preparing the locomotive for another stint on the main-line, probably in about 5 years time.
Video to follow... plus photos of the return leg....

Photo : Adrian Bradshaw 10-10-2009
Class 52 "Western" D1015 Western Champion pauses at Preston ...163 views... several minutes earlier than booked, on the homeward leg of the Western Scot tour which had taken the diesel-hydraulic to Edinburgh.
More on the Visitors page.
ASB 03/05/08
The first of the loco-hauled Virgin Friday-Only relief service from Euston stands at platform 6.184 viewsThe stock on this occasion was a mixture of Virgin and Corporate Blue liveried coaches, with (strangely) 4 first class, one buffet and one standard class vehicle...

Adrian Bradshaw 20-02-2009
40145 makes a pleasant change from Compass's usual class 47s.158 viewsCompass are breaking from their traditional pairs of class 47s for some of their trips this year. For the Settle Scotsman, 40145 provided some entertainment for those on the train, and at the lineside.

Adrian Bradshaw - 23-05-2009
EWS "Skip" 67001 wasthe sole locomotive in charge of the Northern Belle excursion.181 viewsPhoto : Martin Brown 14-06-2008
Unidentified pair of 20s on Flasks. 195 viewsPhoto : Andy Fowler