Freight at Newcastle Central

Photo: Major Ian Hughes, Aspect Rail

While waiting for a southbound train at Newcastle Central on 6 August, Ian Hughes photographed the 04.22 Tees Dock to Grangemouth freight running along the bi-directional Up slow line. The train was about 7 minutes late.

Did You Know?

The first separation between train operators and railway infrastructure took place on the Stockton & Darlington Railway in 1825. It was not a success.