Preston Station Gallery

Photos from 2000 to the present day


Last additions - (05) May 2011
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Black 5 44871 heads north through Leyland en route to Fort William to cover for the K4 which failed last week.328 viewsMartin Brown 31-May-2011May 31, 2011
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86101 William Stanier FRS heads up the return leg of the West Coast Premier II past Boys Lane, north of Preston Station299 viewsAdrian Bradshaw 06-May-2011May 06, 2011
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Work has begun on extending platforms 5 and 6 to accommodate 11-car Pendolino sets.297 viewsPhoto : Mike Norris 03-May-2011

The ramp formed as part of the remodelling in 1973 when the former East Lancs platforms were made in to Platform 6 and the Good line.
May 04, 2011
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Work has begun on extending platforms 5 and 6 to accommodate 11-car Pendolino sets.313 viewsPhoto : Mike Norris 03-May-2011

The concrete base (just in front of the train shed roof support) for the relay room added as part of the signalling improvements in the 1950's, when colour light signals replaced worn out equipment. Preston No.3 signal box was just the other side of the roof support (where the overhead stantion is locationed) and controlled the new colour lights on the old platforms 6 and 7 (now 4 and 5).
May 04, 2011
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