Photo Album
Great Western Railway No. 5643 Embsay, Yorkshire
Photo Copyright © j oram
Photo taken in August 1985 at Steamtown Carnforth, a site no longer open to the public.
Photo Copyright © Robin R Beck
No. 5643 backing on to its train in Embsay on the Yorkshire Dales Railway on 20 March 2016.
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés
5643 running round its train at the Bolton Abbey end of the Yorkshire Dales Railway on 20 March 2016.
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés
The distinctive look of the GWR 5600 class is seen in the pouring rain at the Embsay and Bolton Abbey Railway in October 2018.
Photo Copyright © Robin R Beck
The powerful tank engine is in the pouring rain at the Embsay and Bolton Abbey Railway in October 2018.
Photo Copyright © Robin R Beck
The cab is the driest place to be in the October rain at the Embsay and Bolton Abbey Railway. Typical GWR cab layout. Right hand drive, lever reverse, sight feed lubricator and single water gauge.
Photo Copyright © Robin R Beck
Before the preservation era, the sight of a Great Western loco on the Wensleydale branch would have been astonishing. But 31st July 2011 found GWR 0-6- 2T No.5643 running-round it's train at Leeming Bar on the Wensleydale Railway.
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés
GWR 0-6-2T No.5643 taking water at Leyburn on the Wensleydale Railway on 31 July 2011. Although there aren't too many people there, it's probably one of the largest crowds since the solar eclipse on June 29th 1927!
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés
leaving the throng behind, GWR 0-6-2T No.5643 barks away from Leyburn with a train for Redmire on the Wensleydale Railway on 31 July 2011.
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés
This site and its content Copyright © 2020, by Douglas C. Bailey
Images and Video Clips © by the photographer/videographer indicated. Used by permission.