Steam train crossing Ribblehead viaduct

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    Steam train just North of Ribblehead viaduct, Blea Moor, with Ingleborough in the background.

    This is the Cumbrian Fellsman with LMS No.46115 on the 7th February 2009. (I am told.....Anyone who knows better, please let me know and I'll modify the text!)

    FlyingScotsman4472, *Firefox, boo2277, and 36 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. FlyingScotsman4472 68 months ago | reply

      Wow fabulous shot of Scots Guardsman by the look of it.Love the composition.

    2. Mike.D.Green 68 months ago | reply

      I believe that is what it is, yes! Thanks. I was lucky in that I'd just popped out for a walk, it being a lovely day, and guessed, from the hundred odd tripods set up pointing at the viaduct, that a steam train was about to pass!

    3. 70023venus2009 68 months ago | reply

      Trains in the landscape! Brilliant!!!

    4. moodyimaging [deleted] 68 months ago | reply

      Great Shot , I Love Steam Engine trains

    5. annems1 68 months ago | reply

      wow!! fabulous capture - right moment and angle. . .great billowing steam against a start and pristine backdrop ;)))

    6. oriana.italy 67 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    7. *Firefox 67 months ago | reply

      This is a fabulous shot. Thank you for putting it into the UK Steam Geotagged group.

    8. Mike.D.Green 67 months ago | reply

      Thanks! My pleasure.

      Seen on your photo stream. (?)

    9. nondesigner59 63 months ago | reply

      Awesome shot !!!


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    10. peter.brabham 63 months ago | reply

      Steam, snow, Sun on Settle & Carlisle - people wait decades for that.

    11. Mike.D.Green 63 months ago | reply

      Well I've been here just over a decade, and that sighting was a first - fine estimate ;-)

    12. bevyo5liz 63 months ago | reply

      Beautiful! Pure magic! A joy to see! Thanks for sharing and brightening up my day!

    13. Lancashire Lass ...... :) :) :) 57 months ago | reply

      This is a brilliant Winter scene ... love the wall in the foreground and the steam train coming round the bend, oh and the distant view of Ingleborough covered in snow ... I should have just said everything about it !!

    14. David.Keith 56 months ago | reply

      Picture perfect!!! Great lead in and framing with the foreground right tree!!! Wonderful composition!!

    15. Duke.of.arcH 41 months ago | reply

      Perfect and impressive

    16. Ron.i.H 34 months ago | reply

      Is there detail in the black

    17. Mike.D.Green 34 months ago | reply

      Some, yes. If I were processing this now, I'd lift it a bit, selectively - this was a very early shot when I'd not even moved to having an SLR.

    18. writing with light 2422 12 months ago | reply

      fantastic depth! lovely scene well shot. You've got some terrific stuff here, when Terry says he's inspired by someone, I had to stop by and I'm glad I did.

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