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Photo Gallery

A few steam trains pass through Hadnall during the year and a small group of interested villagers gather to watch the trains go byThis is the page to gather the information for those interested and to record a few pictures from sightings.

16th June 2018

34046"Braunton" posing as 34052 "Lord Dowding" passes through Hadnall in the morning (and returning in the evening) on a trip from Crewe to Cardiff. This time the banker was D1944.


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 12th May 2018

"Braunton" posing as "Lord Dowding" passes through Hadnall in the morning and returning in the evening on a trip from Crewe to Cardiff.

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25 April 2018



A much delayed GBXI pulled by Black Five 45212, passes through Hadnall, backed up by a class 37

February 2018

I waited on the bridge to see the Scarborough - Shrewsbury excursion only to find the 8f came through in the middle of a blizzard!



Flying Scotsman passes through Hadnall on June 9th 2016

 

 

"Leander"
at Battlefield 28.3.15: https://youtu.be/yUpf8oCOkzg

Saturday 20th September 2014
Not in Hadnall but on the line to Wellington near Allscott, we waited in the murk for GWR No 5043 Earl of Mount Edgecombe on a circular trip to Ludlow from Birmingham called the "The Welsh Marches".  She "roared" past doing around 60mph - fabulous sound!

 



Saturday 15th February 2014

45699 Galatea passed through Hadnall with the West Coast Railway's Welsh Border train.  It was a bright sunny afternoon so viweing from the west  gave great lighting and the wind blew the smoke away from cameras too.

For some video, follow this link:  
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DSXh0C0MGNA


Saturday 5th March 2011  - Duke of Gloucester en route from Euston to Shrewsbury with "The Salopian".

71000 Duke of
      Gloucester

No 71000 Duke of Gloucester passed  through Hadnall on a damp and foggy Saturday morning.

71000 Duke of
      Gloucester



Some villagers waiting for the train before it got wet and foggy!!


Friday 22 April 2011 - No 5029 Nunney Castle passes Hadnall with the "Great Britain IV".



5029 Nunney Castle



A bright and sunny morning - the train was early so few were ready!!



Black 5 no 44933 replaces Scots Guardsman on September 3 2011 on the River Lune Excursion