Thursday, June 30, 2022
Wednesday, June 29, 2022
at 9:14 PM
One of the 285 examples of the Class D52 built by the Japanese Government Railways (Now Japanese National Railways) and various manufacturers -- Kisha Seizo, Nippon Sharyo, Kawasaki Heavy Industries Rolling Stock Company, Hitachi, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries -- from 1943 to 1946.
at 8:48 PM
A view of the crenellated north portal by Linda Spashett
The tunnel, 2.14 miles (3.44 km) long, was constructed by the Leeds & Thirsk Railway and opened in 1849. The railway included several major structures including this tunnel. The line is no longer a through 'main line' to the North East, but is still in use as the branch to Harrogate and York. (old photo via Mike Ashworth collection)
at 7:10 PM