Mainline steams in 2011.
35028 ‘Clan Line’ mostly on Surrey Hill Luncheon, some are disguised as 35017 ‘Belgian Marine' in later the year.
Black 5s in Surry and Kent, 44932, 45305 also 45407 plus 44871 double heading at Lower Basildon. Few shots of 8F 48151 too.
Britannia 70013 ‘Oliver Cromwell’ and 70000 ‘Britannia’ newly restored in 2011.
Several shots of A4 60019 ‘Bittern’ running as 4492 ‘Dominion of New Zealand’ including THE DORSET COAST EXPRESS over the summer.
5029 ‘Nunney Castle’ working on THE GREAT BRITAIN IV run and 5043 ‘Earl of Mount Edgcumbe' THE BERKS & HANTS AQUAE SULIS. 4965 ‘Rood Ashton Hall ’THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS’ seen at Hatton North Junction.
Quite a few shots of A1 60163 ‘Tornado’ towards the end of 2011.
This year, I visited the famous Settle-Carlisle line and my impression about my first visit there was “I have to come again”. Also 34067 ‘Tangmere’ THE WEYMOUTH SEASIDE EXPRESS attacking the Upwey bank was quite unforgettable !
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