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Personal blog of Steam Galas & Mainline Steam running from around the North of England. Pictures copyright of Author!!
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7477 viewsA view from empty coaching stock passing through Padiham
4346 viewsModel of LNER B17 2871 crossing Hassell Harbour Bridge
LMS Stanier Black 5 - 44949 4281 views27/07/1964 - Caught further down the line towards Blackburn - LMS Stanier Black 5 - 44949 passes over Tottleworth Brook
3132 viewsDemolishion of Great Harwood station
2710 viewsAnother view of 8f - 48218 and the works train. Note near side track already removed
LMS 0-6-0 "Jinty" - 472792451 views47279 arrives with the shuttle at Ingrow West from Keighley

2440 viewsBlack 5 44945 pulls a freight out of Great Harwood station heading towards Blackburn
1656 views60007 "Sir Nigel Gresley" - leaving Carlisle - I can remember the train being given the wrong

route and having to back up to the Waverley route junction.

1642 views18/05/1964 - Only picture I`ve got of a diesel coming through Great Harwood - Class 31, D5838 (A Sheffield loco) passes into the station heading from the Padiham direction with a special 1X15 possibly on a detour heading for the coast from Yorkshire
1383 views1/07/1964 - Jinty 47344 on duties at Accrington - note Platts factory in the background
1381 viewsProbadly the last engine to run the line -8f 48218 with a works train removing the track
1380 views"Sian" & "Wroxham Broad leaving Beckfoot heading for Dalegarth

1217 views21/06/1962 - Crab 42732 stands at the entrance to Great Harwood Goods yard
1198 viewsAn East bound view of Great Harwood west signal box and remains of the station in the background
1123 views04/05/63 - 3442 "The Great Marquess" on a RCTS tour heads towards Great Harwood between Mill Lane & Whalley road on "The Dalesman" Railtour
1103 viewsAnother visting engine fron thr R.H.&.D.R. - 4-6-2 pacific "Hurricane"
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