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Recently restored to full working order 50 years after being sold for scrap by BR, Galatea captured hauling last Saturday's Coast To Coast special from Liverpool to Scarborough.

Brand:Pentax
Camera:Pentax K-30
Lens:smc PENTAX-DA 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 ED AL[IF] DC WR
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:13 Jul 2013 - 9:58 AM
Focal Length:40mm
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/400sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:1250
Exposure Mode:Not Defined
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Galatea
Username:Alan_Baseley Alan_Baseley
Uploaded:16 Jul 2013 - 8:18 AM
Tags:45699, Coast to Coast, Galatea, LMS Jubilee Class, Ravensthorpe, Steam, Steam engine, Transport
Votes:55

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franken
franken Plus Member 123481 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jul 2013 - 8:21 AM

Well captured Alan.

Ken

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johnlw
johnlw  8 United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jul 2013 - 8:27 AM

A nice capture..

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DicksPics
DicksPics Plus Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jul 2013 - 8:44 AM

A brilliant shot of this beautiful locomotive, Alan!

Richard

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nonur
nonur Plus Member 6nonur vcard Turkey9 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jul 2013 - 9:44 AM


Quote: A brilliant shot of this beautiful locomotive, Alan!

Richard

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Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England71 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jul 2013 - 10:03 AM

Fabulous shot Alan. What a mighty beauty she is.GrinGrinGrinGrinWinkWink
Ron

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jul 2013 - 2:12 PM

Beautifully restored. A great shot.......Sandy

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tomcat
tomcat Plus Member 96342 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jul 2013 - 2:34 PM

A pleasure to see this beauty doing what she should be doingSmile

That coast to coast journey, must pull in some of the most spectacular scenery in England

Adrian

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DavidMosey
DavidMosey Plus Member 2DavidMosey vcard Canada1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jul 2013 - 2:41 PM

I echo all the above comments. What a wonderful shot!

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BIGRY1
BIGRY1 Plus Member 3BIGRY1 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jul 2013 - 3:00 PM

What a lovely train! Great captureWinkGrin
Ryan

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mikbee
mikbee Plus Member 8mikbee vcard Scotland8 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jul 2013 - 3:37 PM

Restored well Alan.
Looks like scrap no more !!
Mick.

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taggart
taggart Plus Member 1046 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jul 2013 - 4:15 PM

That's a beautiful train!

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MalcolmS
MalcolmS Plus Member 91121 forum postsMalcolmS vcard England13 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jul 2013 - 6:31 PM

Good details Alan, does justice to the restoration.

Malcolm

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Mike_S
Mike_S  4 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2013 - 9:23 AM

Can't resist steam engine shots - this is a beauty.

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madshutter
18 Jul 2013 - 12:33 AM

I feel like I should wave to them!

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kirkoid
kirkoid Plus Member 4kirkoid vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2013 - 2:12 PM

Cracking composition and capture.
Dave

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canonfan
canonfan Plus Member 4canonfan vcard United Kingdom
19 Jul 2013 - 10:40 PM

Very well captured Alan
Jim

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