Trains, Boats and Planes
Two Pitts Special Aircraft of the TRIG Aerobatic Team perform a manoeuvre during an air show at Duxford
Spitfire Mk1A N3200 was ditched in the sea near Calais in May 1940. It was recovered in 1986 and restoration was completed in 2014, since when it ahs been based at the IWM, Duxford, Cambridgeshire.
An RAF Sea King helicopter gives a demonstration of air-sea rescue techniques at an air-show at IWM Duxford, Cambridgeshire
The de Havilland DH.89 Dragon Rapide was a 1930s short-haul biplane airliner developed and produced by British aircraft company de Havilland. Capable of accommodating 6–8 passengers, This example is still in use today for pleasure flights
The Sopwith Triplane was a British single seat fighter aircraft designed and manufactured by the Sopwith Aviation Company during the First World War. It was the first military triplane to see operational service.
The de Havilland DH.82 Tiger Moth is a 1930s British biplane designed by Geoffrey de Havilland and built by the de Havilland Aircraft Company. It was operated by the Royal Air Force and many other operators as a primary trainer aircraft from 1931 until 1959. This example is shown landing at IWM Duxford.
The Consolidated PBY Catalina flying boat was a mainstay of the US Air-Sea Rescue force during World War II.
Schools class locomotive Repton prepares to depart from Pickering Station on the North Yorks Moors Railway
Locomotive Omaha hauls a train towards Goathland Station on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway
Abandoned fishing boat and equipment on Dungeness beach in Kent
Derelict fishing boat abandoned on the shingle beach at Dungeness, Kent
Old boat beached in the mud at Morston Quay in Norfolk
This pair of old boats has been high and dry on the beach at Aldeburgh, Suffolk, for as long as I can remember. Their state of repair may indicate that they are no longer in use …...
These boats have been high and dry on the beach at Aldeburgh, Suffolk, for as long as I can remember. I am not sure whether they are ever used ……...
Close-up of the bow of an old boat at Morston Quay, Norfolk
A WW2 Spitfire fighter takes off from Duxford airfield
A Supermarine Spitfire in D-Day paint dives out of a loop over IWM Duxford
A pilot gets into the cockpit of a 1970's Lightning fighter jet
A USAF Hercules transport plane on landing approach at RAF Lakenheath
McDonnell-Douglas F15c Eagle fighter on landing approach
The locomotive Repton prepares to haul a train out of Whitby station on the North Yorks Moors Railway
…. at the Malton Traction Engine show, September 2019
Hot Air Balloon about to land in the Dordogne region of France
Old wrecked boat in the mud of the River Blackwater at Maldon, Essex
The Thames Barge Blue Mermaid at Heybridge, Essex
Abandoned and decaying boats on the River Orwell at Pin Mill near Ipswich. There are many house boats and abandoned wrecks on a short stretch of the river near the village.
Yacht CK224 aground in the River Blackwater at low tide