Preston Station Gallery

Photos from 2000 to the present day


Most viewed - 2000 - 2010
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"Whistler" 40145 deputising for the unavailable Deltic made this tour the Capital Whistler rather than the Capital Deltic, from Preston to London Kings Cross.239 viewsHere the loco is seen shortly before departure at the south end of platform 6.

Photo : Martin Brown
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6233 Duchess of Sutherland hauling the Royal Scot into Preston after a little "conversation" with 30777 out over the Ribble.238 viewsAdrian Bradshaw 09-10-2008
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class 175 unit on later FG livery238 viewsAdrian Bradshaw 17-07-2004
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The two locos after arrival back to a damp and dark Preston. A rare chance to see two steam charters sided-by side...237 viewsphoto : Adrian Bradshaw 26-08-2009
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back onto the train for a slightly late departure. 235 viewsThe whole manoevre seems to have caught the fireman on the hop - 6233 is blowing-off continuously for several minutes

Adrian Bradshaw 09-10-2008
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The VSOE Northern Belle trains are usually top & tail class 67s, but on this occasion silver liveried 67014 is in sole charge of the trip from Crewe to Edinburgh. 234 views67014 runs into Platform 4 with the 1Z67 outward leg.

Photo : Mike Thomas 19/09/2008
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Black 5 45231 Sherwood Forester departs from platform 5234 viewsphoto : Phil Tyrer 26-08-2009
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EWS 37417233 viewsAdrian Bradshaw 29-09-2007
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No, this isn't a photo from 1982. 232 viewsThe sight of BR-blue liveried 87002, back with its original name "Royal Sovereign", hauling a rake of blue/grey coaches will be hauntingly familiar to all us 40-somethings who took an interest in the WCML in the late 70s and early 80s.
This photo and a gallery of an interesting day at Preston on 16th July are on the Visitors page.

Photo : Martin Brown 16/07/2008
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47802 heads the train out of Preston just 5 minutes down on the return leg back to Carlisle232 viewsAdrian Bradshaw 29-09-2007
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47818 was the lone loco on the Steamy Affairs Lakeland Explorer Tour.232 viewsAdrian Bradshaw 29-09-2007
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55022 after arrival with the ECS from Crewe. 231 viewsThe trip from Old Oak Common had been made the previous evening.
Photo : Martin Brown 12-07-2008
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