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Micky Mouse Tank

By spikemoz
More pictures from the Tank Engine Weekend on the Great Central Railway at Loughborough. This sequence of pictures show the Ivatt Micky Mouse 2-6-2 tank No. 41241 from the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway hauling the dining car train.

V1
Awaiting departure for Leicester North. I particularly like the way the camera has caught the driver looking through the rear window of the cab.

V2, V3, V4 & V5
The Mickey Mouse is in the distance on the return down working of the dining car train. She is is held at the signal protecting the crossovers at the entrance to Loughborough Station. The up train is being hauled by the N7. As soon as this train has cleared the section, the dining car train will be signalled to crossover onto the up main and enter platform one.

Spike.

Tags: General Transport Landscape and travel

Voters: leginR, gary_d, Hailwood and 11 more


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gary_d 13 576 13 Wales
14 Apr 2009 12:33AM
Another great series Can't decide on the best, just had another look and its V1. - gary
Hailwood 14 2 United Kingdom
14 Apr 2009 6:26AM
nice set of shots spike
andy
DATMAN 15 1
14 Apr 2009 9:23AM
Apart from the cleanliness it's hard to tell the are preservation scenes Spike. Nice to see that observation car again. Great set of shots.
Den
14 Apr 2009 11:51AM
I agree with gary d this is another great set of images.
Peter
mark1309 14 13 United Kingdom
14 Apr 2009 11:53AM
Great set of shots,
Mark.
Grifoto 12 United Kingdom
14 Apr 2009 1:43PM
Another great set of images, love V5.

Nice work Spike.

HoPeY
Warriorpoet 12 213 3 United Kingdom
14 Apr 2009 11:36PM
Though I recognised that engine. A great selection.

Dave

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