Congratulations to Ieuan Wood on winning both sections in the April competition. This post, 3rd June 2013, comprises the first three pics in each section.
1st= April W15 by Ieuan Wood
The popular gypsum working is featured in Ieuan's shot headed by GBRf class 66, 66708 Jayne, passing through Winwick on 16th April 2013.
1st= April W7 by Ieuan Wood
This shot features another GBRf class 66, 66850 on the logs working through Winwick on the same date, 16th April 2012.
3rd April W14 by Jeff Nicholls
Freightliner 'PowerHaul' class 70, 70006, is pictured at Red Bank with an engineers working on 4th April 2013. Jeff used a polarising filter to darken the blue sky.
ALTERNATIVE UK & WORLD PICS
1st April A16 by Ieuan Wood
Ieuan's shot freatures the Stanier 'Black Fives' No.44871 and No.45407 - the 'Special' was the 'Great Britain VI'. The location was Wigan North Western on 22nd April 2013.
2nd= April W8 by Bob McClellan
This pic features the 'new' Peppercorn 'Pacific' No.60163 Tornado. The loco is photographed at Beeston (before it broke down) on 20th April 2013.
2nd= April W12 by Geoff Monks
Geoff Monks was at the Llangollen Gala and took this pic of ex BR 'Standard' class '4' 2-6-4T, No.80072, leaving Glydyfrdwy on a goods working on 20th April 2013.
I have one more post featuring May pics after which the competition for May can begin.