1st MAY W21 by Dave Platt. Posted 27th May 2012
A shot of the 'Castle to Scotland' charter passing through Red Bank on 26th May 2012. At the head is Charles Collett's ex GWR 'Castle' class 4-6-0, No.5043 Earl of Mount Edgcumbe. The headboard reads 'The Caledonian'. This loco was built in 1936 and originally named Barbury Castle. She was renamed in 1937.
2nd MAY W22 by John Smith. Posted 30th May 2012
This is another taken at Red Bank, this one by John Smith. Featured is the Stanier 'Pacific' No.46233, Duchess of Sutherland, travelling north with 'The Citadel' charter on 26th May 2012.
3rd MAY W25 by Jeff Nicholls. Posted 6th June 2012
Taken at Bank Quay by Jeff on 30th May 2012. Pictured is the Malcolm liveried class 66, 66434, on an intermodal working.
ALTERNATIVE PICS (UK AND WORLD)
1st MAY A4 by Bob McClellan. Posted 20th May 2012
Bob McClellan's shot depicts Stanier 4-6-2, No.46233 Duchess of Sutherland. The Brunswick Green 'Pacific' was heading the 'Welsh Dragon' charter through Hargrave, on its way to Holyhead. The pic is dated 19th May 2012.
2nd MAY A19 by Geoff Monks. Posted 30th May 2012
Geoff Monks' pic features DBS liveried class 60, 60091. The loco is pictured approaching Whiston Station with a LBT-FFPS coal working on 28th May 2012.
3rd MAY A9 by David Quayle. Posted 24th May 201
David's shot was taken on 20th May 2012 at Bury, on the ELR. Pictured is class 40 diesel D335 (40135) at Bury Bolton Street Station
The next post, July 5th/6th, will included the last pics to qualify for the 'Pic of the Month' June 2012 competition.