Preston Station Gallery

Photos from 2000 to the present day


Most viewed - Photo of the Day 2008
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From 2008 : Standard 4MT 2-6-0 No. 76079 arrives at Preston with the diverted "Cotton Mills Express".411 viewsPhoto : Alex Black 15-Mar-2008
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From 2008 : Princess Royal Class 4-6-2 No. 6201 Princess Elizabeth waits at Preston on Saturday.379 views6201 was expected to double head the Cotton Mills Express back to Manchester Victoria with 76079.
Photo : Alex Black 15-Mar-2008
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On-time according to the new freight timetable, 66418 waits on platform 3 for the "peg" on the 4s44 liner.291 viewsPhoto : Haydn Tomlinson 17/12/2008
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Back on the train, ready for the off...250 viewsAdrian Bradshaw 09-10-2008
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WCRC class 37 37712248 viewsMartin Brown 16/7/2008
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67029 approaches the Swing Bridge on the Preston Docker tour240 viewsAdrian Bradshaw19-01-2008
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An unusual livery at Preston - The Voyagers which transferred to Arriva Cross Country when Virgin lost the franchaise last year have been gradually repainted into this smart new colour-scheme. 238 viewsAlthough common further south, they don't normally venture as far north as Preston. On this occasion, a failed Virgin West Coast Voyager resulted in the hiring of this unit from Arriva. The train worked into Preston and then quickly south again, with the northward diagram being taken-over by a Virgin unit.

Photo : Martin Brown 10/09/2008
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Another GM/EMD visitor waits for the road north. All photos ASB 09/10/200235 viewsAdrian Bradshaw 09-10-2008
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Out of the fog...229 viewsSpitfire's "Christmas Cracker" from Skipton to Blackpool passes Lea with 37248 leading 37676.

Photo : ASB 29/11/2008
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The Duchess comes off the train. Then after a little drink down on Platform 7..227 viewsAdrian Bradshaw 09-10-2008
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Old-timer 37612 drags the young whipper-snapper 66427 north through platform 3.223 viewsAny stragglers from the PrestonRail Yahoo! Group monthly meet-up for a pint and a chat, may have caught this ensemble back at the station a little later.

Photo : Mike Thomas 12/11/2008
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47851 was at the front of the Ynys Mon tour, seen here entering platform 6. 221 viewsPhoto : Martin Brown 14-06-2008
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