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Clagg and Steam

By dtomo68  
Evening All

One from a few month back taken in colour then converted to black and white .

76079 attacks the climb out of Bolton with a reverse route of the Cotton Mill Express and is seen here at Turton nr Bolton

Hope you like it

Tags: Transport Steam Smoke Tower Mill Lancashire Black and white Express Cotton Turton 76079

Voters: TrevorPlumbe, dmhuynh72, ringyneck and 24 more

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27 Jun 2008 6:28PM
Very atmospheric and good conversion.

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27 Jun 2008 6:32PM
I think 9 times out of 10, shots of history always look better in B&W and this shot certainly does it for me, great conversion well done.

martin.w 16 516 22 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2008 6:37PM
Love the change from black to white as the smoke moves upwards. This works very well indeed Smile
petet410 9 1 Equatorial Guinea
27 Jun 2008 6:46PM
dave, more like true steam ...of Dunnett, Krause, Gifford et al. good shot especially in B&W.
fatherpie 9 18 12 England
27 Jun 2008 6:49PM
A timeless shot. Great conversion. Dave
RoddBC 12 40 United States
27 Jun 2008 7:00PM
What a mono shot! Excellent!

AlanC1 11 1 England
27 Jun 2008 7:16PM

Quote:Dave, more like true steam ...of Dunnett, Krause, Gifford et al. good shot especially in B&W.

Can agree
User_Removed 10 172 1 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2008 7:40PM
Excellent shot, well captured

27 Jun 2008 8:10PM
Brilliant mono shot!
Rock Plus
15 10 2 England
27 Jun 2008 8:43PM
This is so good you can allmost smell the coal.

Perfect in B&W

franken Plus
15 4.6k 4 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2008 8:59PM
A powerful image, brings back memories of my trainspotting times in the 60's.

robincoombes 10 1 5 Wales
27 Jun 2008 9:46PM
This really is a cracker deserves to do very well one of your best
dtomo68 14 9 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2008 11:52PM
Thanks all much appreciated

28 Jun 2008 1:10PM
This is an exceptionally good image, I really like the B & W as previous comments made it certainly brings back memories for me.
TonyFrith 11 3 6 United Kingdom
30 Jun 2008 7:57AM
Super conversion you can see the power in the shot
Leebo 11 2 United Kingdom
2 Aug 2008 8:48PM
Powerful capture deserves a lot of votes, been looking through your pf and there is some superb train shots

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