For the second year in a row, the Great Central Railway hosted another steam gala based around Swithland Sidings with a very intensive timetable running between Loughborough Central and Rothley/Leicester North. It was very touch and go whether or not I was going to make the gala owing to the abysmal weather forecast but as it happened, I took the plunge and went to several lineside photographic locations on the railway.
Loco's in use for the day was:
I started at Woodthorpe and made my way down the line to Kinchley Lane before working my way back up again.
Photo's here: http://jamespower.zenfolio.com/p187493406
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