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Group of railway men, Skipton Engine Sheds

Date guide: c 1910

Group of railway men in front of the Skipton engine sheds. Steam train in the background.

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That is Jack Barrow of Skipton in the last row third from right.
Added by: A. Rowley 28 Jun 04 
My great grandfather named Lambert was a driver in 1906. I always wondered if he was one of these workers. There are no photos to my knowledge.
Added by: e atkinson 25 Jul 04 
My g.grandfather Edward Swindlehurst was a driver at Skipton at this time. I have not got any photo of him but suspect that he could be the man on the far right seated row. Can anyone name these men please.
Added by: Chris Swindlehurst 25 Aug 04 
The first seated man on the left of the photo (middle row) is Edward Beasley, engine driver. I think that the man standing in the back row, last right is Mr Fry, engine driver.
Added by: Harry Cook 7 Sep 04 
The young lad third from the right in the back row is Jack Barrow of Airedale Terrace, Skipton, who worked at the engine sheds up until they closed.
Added by: A. R. Rowley 4 Oct 04 
This photo is obviously taken outside the engine sheds and not in the station yard as stated. My grandfather, Arthur Booth, was a signalman at Skipton station box at this time.
Added by: John Booth 21 Sep 07 
My Grandfather Charles Lawson, was an Engine Driver at this time, based in Skipton.
Added by: Graeme Lawson 28 Oct 13 
Top row 3rd from the right is my great uncle Jack Barrow, Dr RG Rowley's uncle.
Added by: pam rowley 30 Sep 15 
Does anyone know if any of these men are James Herbert? He was a engine driver at Skipton around the time the photo was taken.
Added by: Elsa 1 Jul 17 
KE note: Dr Geoffrey Rowley's uncle is bottom right.
Added by: Admin 22 Jan 18 

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