Ribblehead. I was here yesterday, a mad man huddled in a mossy hole, in the dark, waiting to take a picture of a train soaked, I took those pictures, in a flurry of wind and driving moorland rain. I’m tired. Sleep deprived after 3 days of early mornings and late nights… been busy chasing…
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Three very special days in February, when scheduled main line steam-hauled passenger services were organised to run on the historic Settle to Carlisle Railway line. A ‘Plandampf’ service.
There is, not far from Ribblehead station, a hidden, abandoned hamlet – identified only by the cluster of trees which surrounds it.