Photographic archive


The collection comprises approximately 52,300 images available to view and purchase online. Others are awaiting digitisation.

The search function on this website can be used to select individual images. Then follow the links to Zenfolio to make your purchase.

Photographs are listed in a random order, suitable for general browsing.  Refresh your screen (F5 on a Windows computer) to get a new set.

Browse & Search opens in a separate tab.

The Librarian can be contacted by email:

Ordering prints/images via the Zenfolio website

Digital Downloads are £2.00 each.

Prints ordered via Zenfolio are available at the following sizes and prices:

6" x 4" £2.50
9" x 6" £4.50
12" x 8" £6.50

Postage is determined by Zenfolio and starts at £ 3.00/order. There is no minimum order.


ARJ Alan Johnson (Colour images)
AW Arthur Wells (B&W and colour images)
BALD Barry Balderstone (B&W images)
BEL Mr Bellham (Colour images)
BJW Brian J Walter (B&W images)
BRO Mr Brough (B&W images)
CAR Michael Carter (B&W and colour images)
CAS C G Castle (B&W images)
CC Cyril Crawley (B&W and colour images)
CH John Haydon (B&W and colour)
COT Major E A S Cotten (B&W images)
COWP Edwin Cowper (Colour images)
CRA Images donated by the Cumbrian Railways Association
CUL John Cull (B&W images)
DAV Mr Davidson (B&W and colour images)
DCA David Caldwell (B&W and colour images)
DCH David Chubb (Colour images)
DEW Doug White (B&W images)
DPT David Tomlin (Colour images)
DRUR David Drury (Colour images)
DUN Geoff Dunster (B&W and colour images)
DWA David W Allen (B&W images)
FAI Jack Faithfull
FRE Rob Freeman (Colour images)
GLE Peter Glenn (Colour images)
GGR Gordon Grubb (Colour images)
HAR John Harrison (B&W and colour images)
HU Kevin Hughes (B&W and colour images)
JAY John A Young (B&W images)
JEB John E Baker (B&W and colour images)
JFR John F Robinson (Colour images)
JHV J H Vickery (B&W images)
KAG Keith Guthrie (B&W and colour images)
LAN Keith Landon (Colour images)
LIP Geoff Lipscombe (Colour images)
LJH Les J Hallett (B&W images)
MART Mr Martin (B&W and colour images)
MER Alan Merrell (Colour images)
MJB M J Burnett (B&W and colour images)
MM Michael Mensing (B&W and colour images)
MSL M Southwell (Colour images)
NB Norman Browne (B&W and colour images)
PG Peter Green (B&W images)
PHIL W T Phillips (B&W images)
PHW Phillip H Wells (B&W images)
PMB Peter Mallaband (B&W and colour images)
PROU Peter Proud (B&W images)
RE Ray Reed (B&W and colour images)
RGW Mr R G Warwick (B&W and colour images)
RH Roger Hateley (B&W and colour images)
RIP Keith Rippengal (Colour images)
RPP Mr R P Phillips (B&W images)
SUT David Sutcliffe (B&W and colour images)
SHIP Keith Shipley (B&W images)
TFD T. F. Davis (Colour images)
THO Mr J Thomas (Colour images)
UNK Images from photographers who cannot be identified
WARD Mr Ward (B&W images)
WOOL N Woolhouse (B&W images)