Youthful Days – Part 11b

Youthful Days – Part 11b

Fig 10: This is the view from the station footbridge as I returned with my camera on 30th March 1968 at Kirkby-in-Ashfield. Photo Credit: Malcolm Rush Youthful Days – Part 11b So it was on Saturday 30th March 1968 when riding my push-bike to the Co-op to start...
Youthful Days – Part 8

Youthful Days – Part 8

Fig 1: I took this photo on one of the many occasions I saw Class V2 2-6-2 No. 60847 ‘St Peter’s School York A.D. 627’. She was standing at Annesley shed on 23rd March 1964. Sporting a 50A (York North) shedplate, the right hand nameplate is missing. In later years I...
Youthful Days – Part 5

Youthful Days – Part 5

Fig 1: At Carlisle Station on 15th May 2018, my brother Gordon and Stanier 8F 2-8-0  No. 48151. Photo Credit: Malcolm Rush. Youthful Days – Part 5 In Part 5 of local railway enthusiast Malcolm Rush’s memoirs, he is reunited with Stanier 8F 2-8-0 No. 48151 at Carlisle...