J72 at Great Central Railway Autumn Gala

Wednesday, 13 October 2010 20:00 Mr Administrator

The J72 visited the Great Central Railway for the autumn gala operating between Loughborough and Rothley over the double track section.

J72 with the 16:45 mineral train - Stephen Botrill

The J72 returned to the NYMR on or about the 18th October.

Stephen Boterill has made an extensive collection of his photographs of the gala available on fotopic. Here are another three of the J72:

10:55 mineral train - Stephen Botrill

The 13:00 local train - Stephen Botrill

The 14:15 freight train on an overcast Saturday - Stephen Botrill

Keith Lawrence captured the following two images:

The local train - Keith Lawrence

The mineral train - Keith Lawrence

Ian Willet took the following pair on an overcast Saturday at Rothley.

J72 arrives light engine at Rothley - Ian Willett

J72 departing Rothley with the mineral train - Ian Willett

Tony Kuival took the following shots on the Thursday - photoshoot day.

J72 and Duke of Glouster ready for day"s duties - Tony Kuival

J72 brings stock to platform - Tony Kuival

The Great Marquess passes j72 late morning - Tony Kuival

Last Updated on Sunday, 31 October 2010 20:04