Preston Station Gallery

Photos from 2000 to the present day


Most viewed - Photo of the Day 2010
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87002 Royal Sovereign, back on its old stamping ground. The class 67 and a couple of non-blue/grey coaches spoiled the otherwise immaculate 1980s look of the train.244 viewsThe 87 was in charge of the return leg of the Three Peaks by Rail excursion for teams of walkers raising money for the Railway Children charity.

Photo : Adrian Bradshaw 26/06/201
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On the same day as The Duchess (below), 92017 heads-up the Tesco Express through Preston.243 viewsPhoto : Phil Tyrer 21/08/2010
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Running early, 61994 The Great Marquess passes Bee Lane after a stop at Preston Station. 242 viewsThe K4, a rare visitor to Preston, was on a move from Thornton to Barrow Hill.

Photo : Adrian Bradshaw 23-09-2010
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6201 approaches Preston on the outward leg of the fourth of this year's Cumbrian Mountain Express season.240 viewsPhoto : Phil Tyrer 14/08/2010
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70013 Oliver Cromwell posing as 70048 The Territorial Army stands at platform 4 at the end of a slightly truncated Hope for Heroes tour. 239 views8F no.48151 double-headed "Ollie", taking the place of 46115 Scots Guardsman.

Photo : Adrian Bradshaw 27/03/2010
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K4 61994 The Great Marquess sits on Platform 9 at Preston 238 viewsPhotos : David Cawthra 23-09-2010
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90021 heads up the "Pretendalino" Mk3 set working the 13.30 Euston - Preston on Saturday.237 viewsThe loco-hauled set ran back as 1T95 16.30 to Euston on Sunday. The relief services were added following the grounding of all flights over Europe due to the volcanic ash cloud from an Icelandic volcano.
The usual Friday 1P05 was handled by a Pendolino set and extended to Glasgow, with the class 90 working an extra Euston - Birmingham.

Photo : Mike Thomas 17/4/2010
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6233 Duchess of Sutherland on the return leg of a trip to the seaside, passes through Lea.236 viewsPhoto : Adrian Bradshaw 05/06/201
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60s are are real rarity at Preston these days, but Saturday 8th May brought two of the dwindling class through the station. 235 views60010 and 60085 top & tailed the 6L45 engineers train.

Photo : Adam Parkinson 9/5/2010
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Units in the bay platforms.232 viewsOn 4th August, the 1444 Blackpool South to Colne was cut back to start from Preston at 1520 and used Bay Platform 3C. The incoming Ormskirk cl150 was forced into the rarely used 4C.

Photo : Mark Bartlett 04/08/2010
   
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