Pictures capture the golden age of steam returning to Leyland as the 70000 Britannia arrives

The 70000 Britannia was hauling ‘The Fellsman’ from Crewe to Carlisle, via Blackburn and Settle

Thursday, 20th August 2020, 9:50 am
Updated Thursday, 20th August 2020, 9:56 am
70000 Britannia at Leyland Railway Sation
70000 Britannia at Leyland Railway Sation

Few sights, sounds and smells evoke the memories of bygone times as much as a steam train trundling through the countryside. Fans flocked to Leyland Station to watch as the 70000 Britannia pulled in on its way to Carlisle, via Settle.

70000 Britannia at Leyland Railway Sation
70000 Britannia at Leyland Railway Sation

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70000 Britannia at Leyland Railway Sation
70000 Britannia at Leyland Railway Sation
70000 Britannia at Leyland Railway Sation
70000 Britannia at Leyland Railway Sation
70000 Britannia at Leyland Railway Sation
70000 Britannia at Leyland Railway Sation
70000 Britannia at Leyland Railway Sation
70000 Britannia at Leyland Railway Sation
70000 Britannia at Leyland Railway Sation
70000 Britannia at Leyland Railway Sation