Preston Station Gallery

Photos from 2000 to the present day


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Freightliner 90016 and 90046, in falling snow, cross the Grizedale Beck at Woodacre with the Coatbridge to Daventry intermodal service.313 viewsPhoto : Mark Bartlett 06-Feb-2018
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37401 "Isle of Mull" waits in Platform 5 at Preston.227 viewsIt seems that Class 68s will not take over the Cumbrian Coast services. However, from May 2018, the loco hauled services will be confined to the Carlisle - Barrow section and the M-F trip to Lancaster and Preston will cease.
Photo : Mark Bartlett 20-Feb-2018
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A view over Poulton station on 10th February 2018 as work continues towards the Easter reopening305 viewsPhoto : Mark Batlett 10-Feb-2018
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View westwards from Poulton station overbridge on 10th February 2018. The signal box clings on for the time being. Under the bridge in the distance a spoil train, headed by 66413, can be seen – one of several lined up between here and Layton on this day308 viewsThe signal box clings on for the time being. Under the bridge in the distance a spoil train, headed by 66413, can be seen – one of several lined up between here and Layton on this day
Photo : Mark Batlett 10-Feb-2018
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Poulton No.3 signal box was finally demolished on 20th/21st February and quickly cleared. This was the scene two days later.190 viewsPhoto : Mark Bartlett 23-Feb-2018
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Looking east from the Station Rd bridge in Poulton. Masts now being erected and a ballast train on the line.172 viewsPhoto : Mark Bartlett 23-Feb-2018
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A pair of class 90s, 90024 & 90036 on (481H) Mossend Euroterminal to Daventry Int. Rft. Recep. Rfd.217 viewsPhoto : Kenneth Dickinson 21-Feb-2018
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DRS Class 37, 37588 (D6979-37279-372424. 424 still showing on front of loco) "AVRO VULCAN XH 558" , 0n the 10.03 working to Barrow-in-Furness.225 viewsPhoto : Kenneth Dickinson 21-Feb-2018
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PATHFINDER TOUR from Eastleigh to Preston Docks (150T). DRS Class 57, 57304 leading and DRS Class 66, 66428 at the rear.318 viewsPhoto : Kenneth Dickinson 10-Feb-2018
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PATHFINDER TOUR from Eastleigh to Preston Docks (150T). DRS Class 57, 57304 leading and DRS Class 66, 66428 at the rear.294 viewsPhoto : Kenneth Dickinson 10-Feb-2018
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DRS 88005 Minerva takes the northbound Tesco through the snow at Farington Curve Jn. Point heaters all visibly doing their job!195 viewsPhoto : Mark Bartlett 27-Feb-2018
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Looking towards Poulton at Carleton Crossing on 10th February 2018 with several 66 hauled spoil trains standing on the Up Line293 viewsPhoto : Mark Batlett 10-Feb-2018
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