By then diesel locos were in complete control of all passenger and freight trains on the line, whilst DMUs operated the Leeds to Morecambe passenger service. It's years since I've been to visit; I know there are regular steam specials - I've seen the photographs.
We lived in Blackpool at the time so bizarrely I must be the only kid in history living in Blackpool who went for his holidays to Wigan. They are homing-in on the first tell-tale signs that some action is about to kick off. With about 15 men, including civilian guide E.
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As I like to remember them, railway stations were always busy places - smoky, untidy and cluttered. The three armed riders wheeled and charged him, the leader yanking a rifle from his saddle scabbard, opening fire. Above Left-Below The steam action at Doncaster was a big draw for spotters, including Jim who made several pilgrimages there from his home in Oldham.
The childhood memory is fallible, they say, but if I had to pick out my best spotting memories then I'd opt for the summer holidays spent watching express trains thundering through Thirsk station more than odd years ago.
My vantage point for seeing it was a bridge further up the line than the short tunnel which hid the station from view, and this made the train's appearance, so much more dramatic. Fast-forward a couple of years and the domain name, 'David Hey's Collection' is something of a misnomer.
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