Preston Station Gallery

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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. 149 views35018 is to be taken off at Crewe and Black Five 45212 will take the train onto Cardiff.
Photo : Kenneth Dickinson 25-Apr-2018
Apr 26, 2018
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A final bit of tidying on the platform at Poulton. All masts and wires in place ready for reopening on 16th April.163 viewsPhoto : Mark Bartlett 12-Apr-2018Apr 18, 2018
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All electrification work completed at Poulton. This is the Blackpool platform four days before train services resumed.163 viewsPhoto : Mark Bartlett 12-Apr-2018Apr 18, 2018
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Rail replacement bus service calling at Poulton station.159 viewsThe fleet of new Blackpool buses have provided a frequent and reliable service between there and Preston but will be gradually withdrawn from 16th April onwards as train services resume.
Photo : Mark Bartlett 12-Apr-2018
Apr 18, 2018
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All infrastructure in place at Kirkham North Junction on the first day of partially resumed services from Blackpool North.171 views142040 comes off the Blackpool South line and passes the site of the signal box with a Colne service
Photo : Mark Bartlett 12-Apr-2018
Apr 18, 2018
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New colour light signals now installed at the ends of all six platforms at Blackpool North.152 viewsBanner repeaters are in place on the extra-long island 1 and 2 as the signals themselves are much further along the curved platform.
Photo : Mark Bartlett 12-Apr-2018
Apr 18, 2018
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Looking towards the buffers at Blackpool North.150 viewsAll electrification infrastructure is in place ahead of reopening four days later. In the foreground is the new Platform 1 & 2 for Pendolino services.
Photo : Mark Bartlett 12-Apr-2018
Apr 18, 2018
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Finishing touches by the ‘Orange Army’ at Blackpool North.139 viewsAll catenary, signalling and new track was in place ahead of the partial reopening on 16th April.
Photo : Mark Bartlett 12-Apr-2018
Apr 18, 2018
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50 049 DEFIANCE and 50 007 HERCULES at the head of Birmingham International to Carlisle (1Z50) THE CUMBRIAN HOOVERS.204 viewsPhoto : Kenneth Dickinson 14-Apr-2018 Apr 14, 2018
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1Z78 THE SALOPIAN EXPRESS 1, with 35018 BRITISH INDIA LINE and WCRC Class 47 47 760 on the rear.363 viewsPhoto : Ken Dickinson 21-Mar-2018Mar 21, 2018
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1Z78 THE SALOPIAN EXPRESS 1, with 35018 BRITISH INDIA LINE and WCRC Class 47 47 760 on the rear.334 viewsPhoto : Ken Dickinson 21-Mar-2018Mar 21, 2018
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68017 HORNET and 68018 VIGILANT waiting in platform 2 for departure on the 10.03am to Barrow-in-Furness (2C47). 293 viewsPhoto : Ken Dickinson 16-Mar-2018Mar 21, 2018
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