60007 breathtaking footplate run into Kings Cross
On the footplate of LNER A4 60007 Sir Nigel Gresley in a 75mph dash through
the twilight into London Kings Cross with the Cathedrals Express on 31 May
2008. In the hands of Driver Ron Smith, Fireman Pete Hanson and the
footplate crew from West Coast Railway Co and the A4 Locomotive Society,
Gresley is eased out of Gasworks Tunnel into Kings Cross four and a half
60007 Breathtaking Footplate Run into Kings Cross - More
Sir Nigel Gresley From the Footplate dashes up to 75mph on the Cathedral's
Express into King's Cross. Racing South from Retford. On DVD from BNT
Productions at www.qleap.co.uk, look for Sir Nigel Gresley over the
71000 "Duke Of Gloucester" At Full Power
BR Class 8 Pacific 71000 "Duke Of Gloucester" opens up along the "Golden
Mile" between Bescot and Newton Road with "The Salopian" 1Z72 Shrewsbury -
London Euston . Even in awfull conditions she was a sight for sore eyes.
The schedule had been put back by nearly an hour due to late running.
Filmed just before 17.00 on the 5th of March 2011
The Mallard being shunted to her temporary bed @ Shildon NRM 2010.
A4 Pacific 4468 "Mallard" at her new home, for two years, at Locomotion:
The National Railway Museum at Shildon, County Durham, England.
Mallard was hauled to Shildon, under steam, by the LNER Peppercorn Class A1
60163 "Tornado" on June 23rd, 2010. For further info (thanks to Stan)
(HD) Orange Blossom Canonball Steam Engine Run 10-16-2011
Movies this train has been in:
3:10 to YUMA
O Brother Where Art Thou
When and where does it run:
Saturday run times: 10:00am 12:30pm and 3:00pm
Sunday run times: 12:30pm and 3:00pm
Tavares wooten park to Lake Jem and back
Built in January 1907 in Philadelphia U.S
Baldwin Locomotive Works
Burnham Williams & Co.
Florida Central R.R
Tavares, FL History:
Tavares, (The Hub) of Lake County". was founded in 1882 and became the
county seat in 1888 after a highly controversianl election. Although
historical records say that Tavares won the election local historians tell
a different story. According to legend, the City of Tavares and the City
of Leesburg were both vying for the Country Seat. The election returns in
Meanwhile W.D. Mendenhall, the postmaster, was determined to keep the
judge, who was in Deland, to seek a court injunction aganinst moving the
plan, H.H. Duncan secreted the country records away and transported them to
Tavares via rowboat and horse drawn wagon.
Henry Holcomb Duncan was widely known for introducing the bill that created
Lake County in 1887 from portions of Orange and Sumter Countries. Duncan
became the first County Clerk and held the position for 33 years untill his
death in 1920. He was know as a fearless and honorable man, and beloved by
the people of Lake County. In his honor a bronze tablet hangs in the Lake
County Historic Court House which reads simply "A Friend of the People".
Major Alexander St. Clair-Abrams, another notable founding father, is
responsible for purchasing the land upon which Tavares sits. He planned the
City, naming many of the streets after after family members, in hopes that
Tavares would someday became the state captial. St. Clair-Abrams was
responsible for pioneering transportation and commerce routes through
Tavares including bringing five railroads through the City and widening
the Dora Canal for passage by steamer. He also built much of the early
commercial foundation of the City including, a sawmill, a hotel and an
Since the 1880's Tavares has been a center for government, the citrus
industry, as well as a destination for tourists who enjoyed the beautiful
view of Lake Dora from the old lakeside pavllion. Although the pavllion is
long since gone, tourists still enjoy the lake front park, visit historic
sites, and conduct governmental business in the quaint little City of
Trains of the Midwest Spring Break Railfanning 2013
Photos Can Be Seen Here:
During My Spring Break in the year 2013 I set out for a tour of the Midwest
in Northern Missouri, South Eastern Iowa, and Central Illinois. All the
Trains I saw on the Trip are included in this video. The Locations that
were filmed at are as fallows in order of them showing up on the video. 1).
La Plata Missouri- on the BNSF Transcon. 2). Fort Madison Iowa- on the BNSF
Transcon. 3). Edelstine Illinois. 4). Tuscola Illinois- Were the CN line
from Chicago to Louisiana crosses the UP Pana Sub. 5). Effingham Illinois-
Where the CN Line from Chicago to Louisana crosses the CSX (former Conrail)
Saint Louis Line. Thank You for Taking your time and watching another
Quality Rail Production.
Eisenbahn 2012 4-5 Dampfloks - Steam Trains - Züge
Alljährlich zum Jahresende schneide ich aus den schönsten Aufnahmen des
Jahres einen abendfüllenden Film, von dem ich dann eine Blu-Ray und DVD
Der Film "Eisenbahnen 2012" ist nun 110 Minuten lang geworden und es gibt
folgende Eisenbahnen zu sehen:
- Bw Nossen
- Harzer Schmalspurbahn ( HSB )
- Rügener Bäderbahn
- Bw Staßfurt
und die Weißeritztalbahn
Für YouTube habe ich den Film in fünf Teile geschnitten, damit es nicht
zu lang wird.
This is part four from five.
The video shows the best scenes from my steam train videos 2012. The movie
on DVD / Blu ray Disc is 110 Minutes long.