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37424 & 37422 at Garsdale 14/10/18 with the 3J11 Carlisle Kingmoor to Carlisle Kingmoor RHTT, B Hilton

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SITE UPDATED
Tuesday October 16, 2018 06:31
SECTIONS/PAGES UPDATED
Monday 15/10/18

PUBLICATION TIME/S - 06:30 (Tue)

NEWS
MOLO/DRS 20s, 0Z74 convoy from the Nene Valley

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 06:26 (Tue)

JOURNAL
60095 working the newly resurrected workings into Kelbitts, GB66s with 57304 in the Thunderbird bay at Crewe, TPE trainer 68032 in Crewe, 37605 sandwiched by Class 90s on transfer from Norwich, 67012 on the final WAG under Arriva, repainted/de-branded units in Wales on Transport for Wales launch day...

REPORTAGE
Nene Valley/Swanage/Bluebell autumn diesel/steam galas, Northampton EMUD open day, Portfolio 15/10/18

VIEW
66758 at Barrow on Trent with 4Z03

Sunday 14/10/18

PUBLICATION TIME/S - 03:45 (Mon)

NEWS
MOLO Class 20s onto the York RHTT circuit, Colas Class 37s survey/notes

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 03:06 (Mon)

JOURNAL
66850 & 66847 on the Colas/Bristol based RHTT, 60095 to Liverpool on 6Z60, fully formed ScotRail HST set operating, 67003 hauling a HST through Waverley, 70816 dodging the waves at Dawlish, downed tree stops to Ecclesbourne Valley Railway...

REPORTAGE
60103 44871 45699 37516 37669 40013 47746 47760 47832 47853 47854 57601 67018 67024 & 86259, 37601 & 37800 moving Class 710s, Portfolio 14/10/18

VIEW
66712 at Crofton with 6E84 from Middleton Towers to Monk Bretton

Friday 12/10/18

PUBLICATION TIME/S - 14:45 (Sat)

NEWS, RSL, LISTS & LOCATIONS, STATS
DBC fleet changes, GB Class 60 round up/survey

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 14:29 (Sat)

JOURNAL
67028 & 67012 on LNER/ECML thunderbird duties, 37409 having the day off at Norwich

REPORTAGE
66718 66543 & 67002 on short formed workings, Portfolio 12/10/18, 230002 in action on the B&KR, New sidings being laid at Westbury

VIEW
60063 at Gatcombe on the 6B13 Robeston to Westerleigh

Wednesday/Thursday 10/10/18-11/10/18

PUBLICATION TIME/S - 19:25 21:20 22:45 (Thu)

NEWS, RSL
DBC fleet changes, preserved traction on the road, 47853 on test, former GWR power cars on the move, Leicester-Longport pathed but cancelled

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 22:42

JOURNAL
60095 - two days on the Tyne/Drax biomass circuit, 230002 on press runs at Bo'ness, 60039 putting in an appearance on the Newbiggin gypsum workings, 60047 on the Tyne/Drax biomass circuit, 66124 rescues 60017, 70801 then 70802 on 6E32, 66778 passing the doomed semaphores at Ferriby, 68017 & 68033 on 6M95, 47714 and stored 710s at Asfordby...

REPORTAGE
RHTT operations - DRS Colas DBC Freightliner GBRf LU and an MPV, 37800 & 66750 with ROG/Arlington barriers, 37407 with stock from Ilford, 37884 with 321403 from Ilford, LNER services diverted via the Tyne Valley route, Portfolio 10/10/18, Caley 419 on steam at Bo'ness, 60009 to the Bluebell, 44871 & 6233 to the Swanage, 4965 on test, David Lloyd George on the Ffestiniog, Calbourne on the IOWSR, 230003 & 710265 on test on the WCML, 195001 on tests, 345007 in Paddington, 322481 returning to Neville Hill

VIEW
68017 light engine over the level crossing at Clay Mills

TIMES
13/10/18 The West Highland & Jacobite Statesman Day 1
13/10/18 The Cumbrian Mountain Express
13/10/18 Farewell Alan Pegler
13/10/18 The North Wales Coast Express
14/10/18 The West Highland & Jacobite Statesman Day 2
15/10/18 The West Highland & Jacobite Statesman Day 3
17/10/18 The Pendle Dalesman III

VIDEO PLAYLIST
Several videos added to the playlist

 

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