Locomotives on Display at Sheffield Park 2014

No visit to the Bluebell Railway is complete without a peak inside the engine shed, which is home to the largest collection of locomotives of (UK) Southern origin.  The Bluebell Line has another remarkable claim to fame to add to this – it has the largest collection of BR Standard Classes.  Indeed, this collection is…

My Journey in becoming a Steam Enthusiast, Part 1 – the Kent and East Sussex Railway

Todays post is the first part of a series of reflections and experiences of my journey of becoming interested in real and model steam trains.  Not being old enough to have experienced steam trains running on day-to-day services, my early experiences of steam trains were as a result of having a father interested in steam…