nick86235

I have been interested in all things to do with railways for longer than I care to remember, in fact for longer than I actually CAN remember. I was pointing and gurgling at Northern Line tube trains from my pram before I was a year old, if the stories my mum used to tell are true. In the picture above my mum and I and a family friend are at Marylebone en-route to Nottingham, my dad took the picture before seeing us off. I guess it was some time in the late 1950s. 



The rest of the pictures on the site were taken in the past 30 years or so, and represent both the modern and the heritage scene in Britain and abroad. In terms of subjects I suppose I focus mainly on freight and I really enjoy trains which runs on a gauge narrower than four feet eight and a half inches. Put the two together and, for me, it's an irresistible combination. 


I hope that you find something of interest among the galleries on the site, just press Browse or use one of the Keywords and see where the fancy takes you. Please feel free to leave any comments, I am always learning. 

Nick

After the Indian Summer

20 37 47 56 57 58 59 60 66 67 68 70 73 86 90 92 117 150 153 156 158 165 166 168 170 172 175 180 220 221 222 313 317 319 321 365 375 377 378 387 390 442 465 700 800 2015 2016 56312 59202 59203 59204 60100 66014 66021 66024 66041 66060 66070 66150 66501 67013 67018 1996 stock 4cep 4cig 4vep 823 countess a60 62 stock alco amtrak argentina arkansas arkansas and missouri atw austria baltic states bedfordshire berkshire blanche bluebell bnsf brazil bridge brighton line buckinghamshire buenos aires c424 c430 c44 dash 9w cambrian canada canal chile class 66 cn co armagh co cork co kildare co meath colorado conrail cornwall cp croatia csx ctsr cuba cwmbargoed czech republic darkside daugavpils david lloyd george derbyshire diversions dublin dvt earl of merioneth east anglia east grinstead efvm emd jt42cwr es44ac es44c4 eu f40ph fcab fctt ferries feve feve 1600 class finland florida france germany gl26 glamorgan gloucestershire goblin gp38 dash 2 gp40 gr12 gt22 hampshire herefordshire hertfordshire holland hsb hst hungary ie 071 class illinois india iom ireland italy japan jt42cwr jubilee line k1 k36 kcs kent latvia ldz 2te10u lincolnshire linda lithuania london london underground lyd marches line merddin emrys metropolitan line michigan middlesex minnesota monmouthshire montana mpv mrl myanmar narrow gauge netherlands new york newport nf210 ngg16 norfolk southern north dakota north lincolnshire north london line northamptonshire norton hill light railway ns oklahoma old linslade oxfordshire pennsylvania people poland powys prince railtour rhb ge 4 rhtt riga s8 stock scandinavia scotland sd40 sd40 dash 2 sd70ace shed shropshire signal box signals sleeper slovakia snow south wales spain spoil staffordshire station steam surrey sweden switzerland taliesin test train thamesport the snowdonian track machinery tram trams transfesa tunnel uprr usa usoa wagonload warwickshire welsh narrow gauge west sussex wildlife wiltshire wisconsin wnyp worcestershire wsm wyoming yangon yorkshire zssk cargo class 131 zssk class 757