Up Leeds, Saturday May 16th 2015

A West Yorkshire Day Rover at £7 gives a vast area to travel across with even a few loco hauled turns to cover too.

Keighley

16051537075r.jpg Looking very smart in 2 tone grey is 37075 prior to working the 1100 Keighley - Oxenhope. There are 2 booked diesel hauled round trips each Saturday morning.

Oxenhope

16051590733r.jpg 8F 90733 was attached at Milepost 4 just North of Haworth. What followed was a very loud EE dose of raw power as the kettle and train was quickly dispatched onwards to Oxenhope.

Knottingley

16051566086r.jpg No 47'3s here today then...The remains of 55G depot are alongside the unit. 66086 heads West with biomass empties, locals advise still plenty freight through Knottingley tho the days of 47373 and HAAs are long gone...

Wakefield Westgate

16051591126r.jpg Virgin liveried 91026 leaves with the 1805 Leeds - Kings X, not sure about the livery...

ARCHIVE LEEDS, 070484

07048425042n224r.jpg No wires in this Leeds view of 25042 and 25224 with the "Knotty Northern Circular" tour which the rats had worked from Stafford via Stockport. 40122 then took over for a run over the S and C. The rats appearing again from Leeds later.

 

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