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Moving on to infrastructure, the subject matter proved to be an array of signals as they used to be at Blackpool and at St. A quick slip back in time took us to a location near Retford to view 60111 ‘Enterprise’.After a view of Tinsley depot in 1965, Les stated that hardly anything railway-related now survives in this area.STRANRAER: This comprised two separate buildings with the G.& S. and The Caledonian each having their own sheds side by side.It had a unique coaling plant and was illustrated in a general view by Ken Fairey.Moving further back in time to 1957, Les’s personal motive power was a motorbike and on this trip he captured Clan 72007 ‘Clan Mackintosh’ and a very dirty 9F. Thus we viewed a Q6 in the wilderness near to Consett in 1964 followed by a view of Cockshute shed in Stoke. A night shot taken on 29th December 1967 on the last evening at Tebay shed was followed, touchingly, by a sunset photograph. As ever, it was a wonderful evening of quality photography.Les’s verdict was that it was in the best “camel s- - - & sand livery.” A visit to Bradford Forster Square with his wife Carol led to him musing on how take an interesting photograph. ” A standard class 75 seen in 1968 was framed by the doors of Skipton shed – by then the shed had closed and the tracks to it had been removed. October - Paul Chancellor, "A fifth Colour-Railway journey" Once again it was a great pleasure to welcome Paul Chancellor from Colour-Rail for his annual visit.Lastly, a Trevor Owen master piece depicted an overall view of Kingmoor Shed.BOURNEMOUTH: Here we saw another unusual double-headed pairing in 1953 in the shape of 10202 and “U” 31623 and in the same year shots of a Black 5 and a V2 were on loan to the Southern whilst the Merchant Navy Class had checks on their axles.

Finally two Scots, one being 46160 again were the subject of rapt attention.

Paul amused us with lots of light-hearted quips and kept the audience on its toes by getting us to guess the year of some of the photographs.

Mark Ratcliffe September - Chris Banks, "Engine sheds - Part 11: Stourbridge to Truro and many others in between" Once again it was time to welcome “Shed Master” Chris along with his son John with the penultimate show regarding former steam engine sheds. STOURBRIDGE: This was a single unit round house shed that opened in 1926 to replace a 4 road building. A shot of a Grange started the show off and 4147 with missing wheels was also illustrated.

On this theme we were urged to take photographs of today’s railways because what we take for granted today will soon be history. First he gave us a quick resume of his company: it has 80,000 images to view and an update takes place on the 15 of every month.

The show was divided into eight pasrts with the first being dedicated to South Wales.

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