Flying Scotsman passes through Northants

The Flying Scotsman. Picture by Glyn Dobbs
The Flying Scotsman. Picture by Glyn Dobbs

The world's most famous steam engine drew crowds all along its route through the county this morning.

The Flying Scotsman stopped off at Kettering station on route to York to take on water, before delighting onlookers when it left in a cloud of steam.

The Flying Scotsman through Corby station. Picture by Richard Storer

The Flying Scotsman through Corby station. Picture by Richard Storer

It had earlier passed Sharnbrook, Souldrop, Wellingborough and Burton Latimer before continuing through Corby and Gretton and over the Harringworth viaduct.

You can read more about the engine here.