'Oakham to Manton Junction '
Class 33 between Manton and Oakham in 2006
This class 33 was returning from Kettering with a "Rutland Explorer and Harringworth Shuttle" with GWR Hall Class 4-6-0 number 4965 Rood Ashton Hall at the rear of the train on this Bank Hoiday Monday on the 28th of August 2006
Great Western Hall class 4-6-0 number 4965 Rood Ashton Hall was at the rear of the train near Oakham running in reverse in 2006.
Oakham to Manton Junction in 2007
Class 50049 between Manton and Oakham in 2007
Class 50049 was on one of 'THE MELTON MOWBRAY FAIR HARRINGWORTH SHUTTLE's' on Sunday 24th June 2007. GWR Hall Class 4-6-0 no.4953 was at the rear of this train from Kettering to Melton Mowbray.
Central trains class 170111 between Oakham and Manton on the same day in 2007
BR Britannia class 4-6-2 number 70013 Oliver Cromwell on 9th May 2009 on the Palatine from London Victoria to Sheffield between Manton Junction and Oakham'
Oliver Cromwell had stopped for water at Kettering station and had crossed over the Harringworth viaduct.
The Next Page is on Manton Junction.
Manton Junction is were the line to Kettering leaves the Peterborough to Leicester railway line. The line goes over Harringworth Viaduct and on to Corby and.Kettering and the Midland Main line to London.
This railway line is from Syston Junction to Peterborough. Most passenger trains are class 170 or 158 units from Birmingham via Leicester to Peterborough March Ely and Cambridge and then on to Stanstead airport. Container trains and stone hoppers and Ballast trains are the main types of freight trains on this line.
Oakham Station Pages
Oakham station in 2020