A very lucky young man visits East Lancs Railway…….
Last Friday I drove down to Ramsbottom Station to see if I could photograph the steam train that was running that day, my timing can go a bit awry as one can never legislate for the traffic on the M62 motorway (and it is about a 40 mile journey……..sorry, we don’t do kilometres in this country).
Anyway, I arrived in time and it was a lovely morning so I spent some time just exploring the little station and there surrounding area. I also bumped into a couple of grandfathers with very young children who both said they had brought the kids down to see the steam trains……….this is interpreted as they wanted to see the trains themselves and the kids were a good excuse to come down to the station.
Around 10.35 the train arrived from Rawtenstall and it was train I had not seen before, small but in beautiful…
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