13809, Settle Junction, 31st October 1981
After the engine's chimney hit a bridge in the Belle Vue area of Manchester earlier in the day, S&DJR 2-8-0 No. 13809 was at this point running some 140 minutes late with the "Wyvern Express", steam-hauled from Sheffield via diverse routes to Carnforth and return to Leeds. It has just departed from Settle Junction and is heading for Wennington and Carnforth under a dramatic sky. 15:28, Saturday 31st October 1981. Slide No. 15537.