Steam and Diesel in the Derwent Valley

More pictures and captions from John Jarman

BR Standard Class 4MT 2-6-4T No. 80080 crosses the small viaduct north of Ambergate on a railtour to Matlock in conjunction with the Midland Railway 150th Anniversary celebrations on 7th August 1989




A class 45 'Peak' locomotive heads south past Duffield Church on the 28th December 1984 as another express disappears towards the station



BR Class 4MT 4-6-0 No. 75069 passes Cromford Meadows, to the south of the station, at the head of a railtour to Matlock on 13th September 1987




BR Class 4MT 4-6-0 No. 75069 poses below Riber Castle after arriving at Matlock with a railtour on 13th September 1987



A later shot than the rest in these galleries from John, a Midland Main Line HST in later blue and grey-livery approaches Duffield from Milford tunnel heading south



47 411 crosses the River Derwent at Broadholme near Belper with a NE-SW express on 25th April 1987


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