What can it be that prompts a 16-year-old student to leave his warm bed at 4am on a chilly night and make tracks for Whitehead? When it comes to Jodie McKee, it is a love of trains – and steam trains in particular.

Below is a selection of photographs for an article that featured in Kin Magazine. They detail the Steam Raising process of getting a steam engine from a cold lump of metal to a fully operational steam engine.