uk railways 1970 till today:Langham The Cathedrals Explorer (day 8) in 2012

 

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Mainline steam in 2012
 
 
6201 at Langham on The Cathedrals Explorer (day 8) in  2012

6201 at Langham on The Cathedrals Explorer (day 8) in 2012

LMS 4-6-2 Princess Royal Class 6201 Princess Elizabeth was hauling The Cathedrals Explorer (Day 8) at Langham on the 25th of May in 2012

This leg of the The Cathedrals Explorer was from Hellifield to London Victoria then Diesel from Victoria to Staines 6201 Princess Elizabeth hauling The Cathedrals Explorer (Day 8) at Langham 25/5/2012

This LMS 4-6-2 Princess Royal Class  named Princess Elizabeth (now HM Queen Elizabeth) was built at Crew in 1933. British Railways renumber the locomotive 46201. It was withdraw in 1962. The Princess Elizabeth Locomotive Society bought this locomotive from BR.

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The video below is of The Cathedrals Explorer (Day 8) at Langham  on 25th May in 2012

 

You can view this video in the full screen. Use the button on right of the video. To return from full screen press the same button. This video can also be in seen in 720HD for those of you who have a fast conection. For those of you who have a super fast conection the 1080HD setting can also be used

Langham is a small village between Oakham and Melton Mowbray.There is a signal box here which still has signals and controls a level crossing which has lifting barriers for a B road. The signal box has had new PVC windows fitted. The crossing is about a mile from the village.

 

 Freightliner class 66621 at Langham on the 25th of May 2012

Freightliner class 66621 at Langham on the 25th of May 2012

GBRf class 66713 at Langham on the 25th of May 2012

GBRf class 66713 at Langham on the 25th of May 2012

Class 66003 at Langham on the 25th of May 2012

Class 66003 at Langham on the 25th of May 2012

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Between Mellton and Oakham

 
 Wissendine signal box
 
 
Ashwell signal box
 
 
Langham signal box
 
 
Langham in BR days
 
 
Langham in 2009 steam
 
Mainline steam with Princess Elizabeth  hauling The Cathedrals Explorer (Day 8) at Langham on 25th May in 2012. Steam
 
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