Preston Station Gallery

Photos from 2000 to the present day

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All infrastructure in place at Kirkham North Junction on the first day of partially resumed services from Blackpool North.160 views142040 comes off the Blackpool South line and passes the site of the signal box with a Colne service
Photo : Mark Bartlett 12-Apr-2018
Apr 18, 2018
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New colour light signals now installed at the ends of all six platforms at Blackpool North.140 viewsBanner repeaters are in place on the extra-long island 1 and 2 as the signals themselves are much further along the curved platform.
Photo : Mark Bartlett 12-Apr-2018
Apr 18, 2018
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Looking towards the buffers at Blackpool North.136 viewsAll electrification infrastructure is in place ahead of reopening four days later. In the foreground is the new Platform 1 & 2 for Pendolino services.
Photo : Mark Bartlett 12-Apr-2018
Apr 18, 2018
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Finishing touches by the ‘Orange Army’ at Blackpool North.128 viewsAll catenary, signalling and new track was in place ahead of the partial reopening on 16th April.
Photo : Mark Bartlett 12-Apr-2018
Apr 18, 2018
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50 049 DEFIANCE and 50 007 HERCULES at the head of Birmingham International to Carlisle (1Z50) THE CUMBRIAN HOOVERS.190 viewsPhoto : Kenneth Dickinson 14-Apr-2018 Apr 14, 2018
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1Z78 THE SALOPIAN EXPRESS 1, with 35018 BRITISH INDIA LINE and WCRC Class 47 47 760 on the rear.347 viewsPhoto : Ken Dickinson 21-Mar-2018Mar 21, 2018
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1Z78 THE SALOPIAN EXPRESS 1, with 35018 BRITISH INDIA LINE and WCRC Class 47 47 760 on the rear.320 viewsPhoto : Ken Dickinson 21-Mar-2018Mar 21, 2018
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68017 HORNET and 68018 VIGILANT waiting in platform 2 for departure on the 10.03am to Barrow-in-Furness (2C47). 281 viewsPhoto : Ken Dickinson 16-Mar-2018Mar 21, 2018
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68017 HORNET and 68018 VIGILANT waiting in platform 2 for departure on the 10.03am to Barrow-in-Furness (2C47). 268 viewsPhoto : Ken Dickinson 16-Mar-2018Mar 21, 2018
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45690 LEANDER and 45407, running as 45157 THE GLASGOW HIGHLANDER, (5Z66) from Bury East Lancs Railway to Carnforth. 389 viewsWith an unusual coupling, engine 2 support coaches engine.
Photo : Kenneth Dickinson 12-Mar-2018
Mar 12, 2018
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45690 LEANDER and 45407, running as 45157 THE GLASGOW HIGHLANDER, (5Z66) from Bury East Lancs Railway to Carnforth. 408 viewsWith an unusual coupling, engine 2 support coaches engine.
Photo : Kenneth Dickinson 12-Mar-2018
Mar 12, 2018
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After much ‘Will they / won’t they?’ the Class 68s took over one Cumbrian Coast diagram from 12th March 2018.372 views68017 brings up the rear of 2C32 Carlisle to Preston at Forton with 68018 providing the southbound haulage for the three coaches.
Photo : Mark Bartlett 12-Mar-2018
Mar 12, 2018
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