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  • Great Central Railway

    A long but enjoyable day on Friday at the Great Central Railway winter steam gala. A great railway, even at dusk!


  • #2
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    In #6 (the first colour image) could that possibly be Michael Portillo in the red jacket?
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    • #3
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      Marvelous B&W and colour treatment on these. Looks like an excellent day out.


      • #4
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        Particularly like the atmosphere and nostalgia of the black and white shots.

        "A hundredth of a second here, a hundredth of a second there � even if you put them end to end, they still only add up to one, two, perhaps three seconds, snatched from eternity." ~ Robert Doisneau


        • #5
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          I like a good steam railway. Numbers 2, 3 and 9 stand out as iconic shots.
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          • #6
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            Nice series - thanks.

            Just like that - gone in a flash! Now in use.