The Bodmin & Wenford Railway’s annual Winter Steam Up was held on the 31st December with three locomotives in steam, GWR 0-6-0 Pannier Tank No. 6435, GWR 0-6-0 Pannier Tank No. 4612 and 100 year old GWR 2-8-0 Tank No. 4247.

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GWR 0-6-0 Pannier Tank No. 4612 leads GWR 0-6-0 Pannier Tank No. 6435 away from Bodmin General with the 14:15 service to Bodmin Parkway. (Apple iPhone SE)

GWR 2-8-0 Tank No.4247 nears Bodmin General with the 14:20 goods from Boscarne Junction. (FujiFilm X-E2, Fujinon XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS)

GWR 2-8-0 Tank No. 4247 rounds the checkrail curve near Bodmin General with the 14:20 goods from Boscarne Junction. (FujiFilm X-E2, Fujinon XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS)

GWR 2-8-0 Tank No.4247 leaves Boscarne Junction with the 15:20 goods to Bodmin General. (FujiFilm X-E2, Fujinon XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS)

GWR 2-8-0 Tank No. 4247 leaves Boscarne Junction with the 15:20 goods to Bodmin General. (FujiFilm X-E2, Fujinon XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS)

Class 47 diesel No.47306 'The Sapper, GWR 2-8-0 Tank No.4247 and GWR 0-6-0 Pannier Tank No.4612 at Bodmin General. (FujiFilm X-E2, Fujinon XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS)

Brush class 47 diesel No. 47306 ‘The Sapper, GWR 2-8-0 Tank No. 4247 and GWR 0-6-0 Pannier Tank No. 4612 at Bodmin General. (FujiFilm X-E2, Fujinon XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS)

Bodmin General Station. (FujiFilm X-E2, Fujinon XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS)

Bodmin General Station. (FujiFilm X-E2, Fujinon XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS)

A 'Brief Encounter (ish)' scene at Bodmin General Station as 100 year old GWR 2-8-0 Tank No.4247 departs with the 16:10 service to Bodmin Parkway. (FujiFilm X-E2, Fujinon XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS)

A ‘Brief Encounter (ish)’ scene at Bodmin General Station as 100 year old GWR 2-8-0 Tank No. 4247 departs with the 16:10 service to Bodmin Parkway. (FujiFilm X-E2, Fujinon XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS)

Bodmin Signal Box. (FujiFilm X-E2, Fujinon XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS)

Bodmin Signal Box. (FujiFilm X-E2, Fujinon XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS)

In virtual darkness GWR 2-8-0 Tank No.4247 heads upgrade towards Colesloggett Halt with the final train of the day, the 16:40 Bodmin Parkway to General. (FujiFilm X-E2, Fujinon XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS, 1/45 sec @ f/4.0, ISO 3200)

In virtual darkness GWR 2-8-0 Tank No. 4247 heads upgrade towards Colesloggett Halt with the final train of the day, the 16:40 Bodmin Parkway to General. (FujiFilm X-E2, Fujinon XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS, 1/45 sec @ f/4.0, ISO 3200)