Tritina for Railways

Having visited the National Railway Museum in York today, I’ve been inspired to write this Tritina in honour of the railways….enjoy .   P.S. Comes with Flying Scotsman Pic!



Opposite the Flying Scotsman – Bill, Nigel and Joe



#Napowrimo #Blogging101 #Railways #York

The Horses came down the country Roads

Delivering by cart Black gold – Coal

To move the Iron Horse by Steam


And these mighty horses – fuelled by coal

Moved across rails on road

Powered by steam


Wheels of steel moved by steam

Replaced wagons on road

using engines fuelled by coal





5 thoughts on “Tritina for Railways

  1. Bee 7 Apr 2016 / 9:36 pm

    Fab poem – I’ve yet to get to that museum, used to pass it a lot when I lived in the north east. Also snap with the form 🙂

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    • inkdropk 7 Apr 2016 / 9:39 pm

      Thanks Bee!!! I’m glad you liked it – will put an appropriate photo on the page when I’ve retrieved the Sim Card from my Camera (which, is still in the bag!!!!)

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    • inkdropk 7 Apr 2016 / 11:10 pm

      Cheers for Reading Erhynireh! Glad you enjoyed this one – I certainly enjoyed researching this and writing it.

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