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Re-opening Gala at Barrow Hill in 2017
This Re-opening Gala was held on the 23rd September 2017 was to mark the the re-opening of the Barrow Hill Roundhouse. The steam gala had A3 Flying Scotsman  and new build A1 Tornado as it stars.
 
This is the only roundhouse left were live steam locomotives can be seen up close and in steam. Didcot being a GWR straight engine shed as  is Carnforth LNWR shed (which is now closed to the public.)
 
 0-4-0 D 2853
 
0-4-0 D 2853 painted in British Railways unlined green at Barrow Hill on 23rd of September 2017 on the turntable in the shed.
 
 
 
Ruston 0-6-0 07012 at Barrow Hill in British Rail blue on 23rd of September 2017.

This Diesel locomotive was  built was built  in Lincoln at the Ruston & Hornsby Works in October 1962 and was numbered D2996 before the TOPS. In 1973 it was renumbered 07012.

When It was withdrawn from BR  in July 1977 it was sold to NCB Cwmmawr at Kidwelly.The loco is now at the Appleby Frodingham Railway Preservation Society at Scunthorpe.

Ruston 0-6-0 class 07012

Ruston 0-6-0 class 07012 at Barrow Hill in British Rail blue on 23rd of September 2017.

D 4092 at Barrow Hill
 
D 4092 at Barrow Hill on 23rd of September 2017
 
D 4092 a Class 10 0-6-0 diesel shunting locomotive that was built at Darlington in 962.
 
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This former steam roundhouse is located at Barrow Hill near Chesterfield and was saved by the Barrow Hill Engine Shed Society. The photos on this page were taken in 2015

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The Re-opening Gala at Barrow Hill in September 2017
 
LMS Gala 
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The Fab 4 Gala at Barrow hill in 2012
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LNER Gala at Barrow Hill LNER Gala in
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GWR Gala at Barrow Hill in 
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Gala at Barrow Hill in
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Class 20 event at Barrow Hill
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Gala at Barrow Hill in 2006
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Barrow Hill
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Today Virgin East Coast, Grand Central and DRS are just some of the names on the trains. These names keep changing, but that means I have to keep taking photos. I also take photos of preserved railways with steam diesel and electric trains.There is lots more to add and I keep taking More!