The train now approaching Platform 1...

By mrswoolybill
Bill the Tanfield Railway station master, keeping his fingers crossed for a smooth day's steaming, as the first train of the day pulls up to the platform.
First of a little series from a recent visit.
Thanks for looking,
Moira

Tags: Photo journalism Transport People Black and white Close-up and macro

Comments


nonur Plus
10 18 13 Turkey
11 Apr 2017 8:10AM
Excellent!

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mrswoolybill Plus
13 1.7k 2096 United Kingdom
11 Apr 2017 8:12AM
Thanks for the UA, Nezih, that was quick!
11 Apr 2017 8:30AM
great eye, light and framing for this nonverbal language of the hands, compliments
franken Plus
17 5.0k 4 United Kingdom
11 Apr 2017 8:32AM
really excellent, Moira.
mrswoolybill Plus
13 1.7k 2096 United Kingdom
11 Apr 2017 8:34AM
Thanks Leo for the UA, and thanks early birds all!.
Busy day today, I'll try to get some time on the site lter...
cats_123 Plus
15 4.9k 29 Northern Ireland
11 Apr 2017 8:47AM
Great observation 😀
orts 8 4 United Kingdom
11 Apr 2017 9:20AM
Superb capture
11 Apr 2017 9:40AM
Wonderful image - brilliant Grin
11 Apr 2017 10:09AM
Looks like he's been wiping his nose on his sleeve.


Dougie
bliba Plus
13 2 Austria
11 Apr 2017 10:52AM
I liove images like this - wonderful
So simple,so perfect.
Thank you for sharing.
Nikonuser1 Plus
7 159 16 United Kingdom
11 Apr 2017 11:13AM
Excellent MoiraGrinGrin

Cliff
RobboB Plus
12 133 United Kingdom
11 Apr 2017 11:24AM
Well seen Moira
capto Plus
7 5.9k 13 United Kingdom
11 Apr 2017 12:40PM
A very expressive image.Smile
ivor
mrswoolybill Plus
13 1.7k 2096 United Kingdom
11 Apr 2017 1:05PM
Grin Grin Grin
Just back from a meeting, I'm delighted at how well this has fared! Thanks to (deep breath): Neville, Ollie, Cliff, Robert, Ivor, Ken and Carmen for adding their UAs, and thanks to everyone who has called in here today.
TrevBatWCC Plus
11 13 12 England
11 Apr 2017 2:50PM
Very well spotted, Moira! I used to keep my fingers crossed the train wouldn't be late when I was going to work! Wink
Trev Smile
SUE118 Plus
11 8 1 United Kingdom
11 Apr 2017 2:51PM
Love it and one could put so many stories to those crossed fingers.
mrswoolybill Plus
13 1.7k 2096 United Kingdom
11 Apr 2017 3:26PM
Thanks Sue for the UA, and thanks again everyone!
SlowSong Plus
11 8.4k 30 England
11 Apr 2017 3:33PM
I hope that's not bird poo on his sleve. Smile
helenlinda Plus
12 366 22 United Kingdom
11 Apr 2017 3:55PM
Delightful capture Moira - those cuffs are telling a story and maybe Dougie has the answer BlushBlushBlush
Helen
11 Apr 2017 5:16PM
"Will passengers on platform One please clear the platform as the next train is coming in sideways."

JohnSmile
taggart Plus
15 47 13 United States
11 Apr 2017 5:21PM
A unique macro telling story-- Hands at work!
mrswoolybill Plus
13 1.7k 2096 United Kingdom
11 Apr 2017 5:45PM
Thanks Jennnn, and thanks to everyone who has called in here.
Excellent image
Chinga Plus
9 3 1 United Kingdom
12 Apr 2017 1:53AM
First class! Wonderful image Moira, good eye!
Isabel GrinGrin
mrswoolybill Plus
13 1.7k 2096 United Kingdom
12 Apr 2017 4:21PM
Thanks Michal for the UA, and thanks again to everyone above this!
Rende 12 38 4 Netherlands
16 Apr 2017 9:50AM
Beautiful, and perfect in mono!
Rende
mrswoolybill Plus
13 1.7k 2096 United Kingdom
16 Apr 2017 10:47AM
Thanks Rende for the UA!
qosmio 10 2 United Kingdom
30 Apr 2017 2:07PM
Great spot. Really nice composition.

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