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30777 'Sir Lamiel' Steam and other images in the NEW online gallery application
Updated Swanage railway images from 2008 onwards and others on the main line etc.

Swanage Railway images - 2010 NEW!

34028 'Eddystone' The Swanage railway. Rebuilt Bullied West Country Pacific No. 34028 'Eddystone' emerges beneath the bridge at Swanage - April 2006.
Swanage railway images - a collection of images captured at various times from 1999 on on this working community railway.

Swanage Railway images - 1999 - 2006 NEW!

Lydham Manor Devon Steam Miscellany. Images from the Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway and the South Devon Railway - August 2006
Includes 6024 King Edward 1 on special weekend workings from Bristol to Kingswear

Devon Steam Miscellany images - click a thumbnail to view full image

Ivatt 2-6-2T 41312 Mid Hants Railway (Watercress Line) Spring GALA 2006. 2-6-2 tank locomotive number 41312 (built Crewe) was one of the many locomotives running for the Spring Steam Gala.

Mid Hants Steam Gala images - click a thumbnail to view full image

EX-GWR 2-6-0 tank 4555 Paignton and Dartmouth Railway in 1999. Ex-GWR 2-6-0 tank locomotive number 4555 (built Swindon) now named 'Warrior' was one of the two locomotives servicing the summer peak timetable.
West Country images including P&DSR plus the South Devon Railway, Dobwalls etc.

West Country railway images - click a thumbnail to view full image

Strong Countryman Special and Charter workings

Special and Charter workings on the mainline and elsewhere.

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Waverley Paddle Steamer Waverley

PS Waverley is the world's last sea-going paddle steamer - and an absolute treat for steam enthusiasts. She is a regular early Autumn visitor to Southampton and the Solent region. Visit the Waverley Excursions site for full details and sailing schedule.

NEW! PS Waverley - September 15th 2001


Steam saw bench Great Dorset Steam Fair - September 1999

The 1999 Dorset Steam Fair was hot, bright and sunny - a brilliant opportunity to see a wide range of engines working in the field.

Pictures of the Dorset Steam Fair 1999

Dorset 1999

Heavy haulage Great Dorset Steam Fair - September 1998

Another dull day! The great Dorset working of steam engines is a chance to see a vast number of working engines at probably the largest rally anywhere!

Pictures of the Dorset Steam Fair 1998

Link to image collection - click a filename to view image

80104 simmers on the turntable at Swanage - with the dome cover removed for maintenance - 2nd July 2000

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Images to 2001 were originated using the Sony Mavica digital camera - from 2002 onwards using the Minolta Dimage 7i.

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