here, and here. No 46233 'Duchess of Sutherland' is a Princess Coronation Class 4-6-2 'Pacific' built in 1938 by Crewe Works for the London Midland and Scottish Railway. Photographed on a rainy day early in April at Carlisle's Citadel Station. It had hauled the steam charter from Carnforth, and was headed south via Shap to Crewe.
here. I've a soft spot for 46100, having ridden behind it, see here, before its recent return to the main line.
here) hit the dirt hard, giving rather more than 100% on an attempted overtake, but fortunately came away apparently unscathed. With his bike being driven back to the pits, he had to endure the walk back on foot, but his captain was on hand ... with words of comfort, or encouragement, or advice!
The Tigers finished 51-39 in front. The match report is here.
Photos © Skip Cottage