The Flying Scotsman, Walton Crossing – 1962 (Updated)

Pictured here is the Walton crossing as it used to be back in 1962. The loco was thought to be the Flying Scotsman but we have received a couple of messages saying it is not. It could in fact be either a Great Western “King” class or a double chimneyed GWR “Castle” class (thank you […]

September 11, 2013 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Rear of Peter Brotherhood Factory – 1978

This shot of the railway running behind the Peter Brotherhood factory was taken in 1978. The factory no longer exists on this site, during the 1990s the area was redeveloped into a shopping/retail site. During 2012 the area was yet again redeveloped, remaining as a retail site.

March 2, 2013 · Nik_W · One Comment
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Peterborough Rail Station – 1987

February 24, 2013 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Peterborough East Station – 1937

I’m sure someone could name what type of steam engine this is, waiting at the platform at Peterborough East, unfortunately I do not have any idea. Peterborough East was located close to the Peterborough United ground car park, the name of the road that still exists today kind of gives it away, East Station Road. […]

February 23, 2013 · Nik_W · One Comment
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Peterborough Birdseye View – 1947

Here we can see how the railways dominated Peterborough many years ago, and this is the smaller Peterborough East station. In the background on the right the Lido and Cathedral can just about be seen and the power station (now Rivergate) can be seen on the left.

February 22, 2013 · Nik_W · No Comments
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10 Photographs Added to the Gallery

10 various photographs have been added to the gallery. Don’t forget, to access the gallery click on the link on the left-hand side or select gallery from the menu above. The new additions are: People – 1 photo The Ortons – 5 photos Stanground – 2 photos Whittlesey – 1 photo Transport/Railways – 1 photo

October 8, 2010 · Nik_W · No Comments
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