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Photo Competition 2017
The entries, taken during 2015 and 2016, were judged by the membership at the photo competition evening on 24 February 2017 - here are the highest-placed entries in each section. Copyright remains strictly with the photographers.
Shropshire Railway Society
Diesel & Electric in Great Britain
Steam in Great Britain
World Motive Power
Architecture & Civil Engineering
Any Other Railway Subject
saloprailsoc.org.uk 1 B HAWKIN K1 in stunning scenery on the West Highland 3= M PRITCHARD In winter sun Foxcote Manor accelerates towards Carrog 3= B HAWKIN Tiny Terrier crosses the Rother on Kent & East Sussex Railway 5 M PRITCHARD A rural level crossing scene with GWR 2-8-0 no 2857 6= M PRITCHARD The 1 in 19 colliery bank challenges the Bagnall 0-4-ST 6= J PARKER No.45690”Leander”passes Severn Bridge Signalbox 28.3.15 1 C HUGHES A 2-car Arriva unit and autumn colours by the Dyfi estuary 2 C HUGHES Flying Scotsman (not THAT one !) crossing the Royal Borders Bridge 4= M PRITCHARD Deltic D9002 drifts downhill 4= J PARKER Class 104 DMU at Llangollen Station 26.9.15 6= S HAYNES 66745 - Shrewsbury 18/05/15. 1 K HAYWARD Schynige Platte. Electric loco nr 13 “Matten” starts the descent from the mountain top. 2 M PRITCHARD The stunning Morteratsch glacier overlooks a Bernina pass train 3 S HAYNES Tourist train C20 - Royal Gorge, CO, USA 03/05/15. 4= M PRITCHARD Harz 2-10-2T hauls a loaded train of wagon carriers 4= J PARKER End of the line at Pikes Peak 14,115 feet, Colorado, USA 3.6.15 6 S HENDERSON Hutchinson and Fenella pass at Castletown IOM 1 C HUGHES The Royal Border Bridge at Berwick 2 M PRITCHARD Quiet flows the Rhine beneath the Eglisau bridge 3 M PRITCHARD An exquisite floral halt on the Manx Electric Railway 4 G CRYER Modern Manchester: the new trainshed at Victoria 6= J NICHOLLS Saltburn station, September 2015 6= J PARKER Ex-Monmouth Troy Station at Winchcombe,GWSR 25.7.15 1 K HAYWARD West Midlands Metro. Experimental Off-Peak tram rests at Stephenson St, Birmingham!! 2 S HENDERSON Groudle Glen headland looking towards Sea Lion Rocks Station 3 G CRYER Edinburgh 256 enters York Place, with the Forth as a backdrop 4 J PARKER Driver of Sheffield 74 greets colleagues,Crich Town End 2.8.15 5 K HAYWARD Berne. Steam tram manufactured by SLM, Winterthur Takes a rest on a charter. 6= G CRYER A winter’s evening in Birmingham: no 31 at Grand Central 6= G CRYER Troublesome trucks on the Canal Central railway 5 G CRYER A living museum: pulling the levers at Severn Bridge Junction 6= G CRYER 60079 lifts the Shropshire Union tour over Coalbrookdale viaduct 6= G CRYER Waverley route reborn: opening day special beside the Gala Water 3 G CRYER 66532 P&O Nedlloyd Atlas: southbound freightliner at Shrewbury 2 G CRYER Steam at sunset: Bradley Manor catches the last of the light Gallery