70000 on 5Z70 Grosmont to Southall at Poppy Hill Lane, Langford at 18:00 on 16/5/2012.

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Comments (6)

deltic17 on May 16, 2012

Nice one Mick, glad you got it ok!

MickB. on May 16, 2012

Ta for that, the spot where i took it is at the end of a lane which paralells the railway, giving a clear view down the track and i sat in the car until I could see the smoke.

Bernie Holland on May 16, 2012

Very nice Mick !

MickB. on May 16, 2012

Ta Bernie, I ummed ansd aahd about going out for this one until almost the last minute. It was a good job that 'er indoors had got Salad for tea though....

Roger Carvell on May 17, 2012


Better light in Langford! Good 'un. South of Hitchin was massive dull-to get anything on the move I had to crank the camera up to 1600asa in full glum. Oh well, always next time...


Steve. D on November 1, 2015

A nice shot of "Britannia" here Mick again most certainly "liked" by me

best wishes ... steve

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on May 16, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by MickB.
    • Camera: Canon EOS-1D Mark II
    • Taken on 2012/05/16 18:00:56
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/500)
    • Focal Length: 58.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/6.300
    • ISO Speed: ISO400
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash