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88002 at Balshaw Lane Junction 22/02/18, southbound light engine from Carlisle New Yard to Crewe Basford Hall, P Berry

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Friday February 23, 2018 06:09
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Thursday 22/02/18
PUBLICATION TIME/S - 06:05 (Fri)

NEWS, LISTS & LOCATIONS
Foxton 47 collected, also - 88008 on the electric engineers, 88008 debuts on the Valley flasks, TPE 68s back on flask traffic, additional views of the long stored 92s at Loughborough, 50049 XC trainers-day four, 66141 on training runs for EMT

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 05:57 (Fri)

REPORTAGE
37407 & 37424 on DRS powered passenger workings, 66425 & 66432 with the GBRf liveried JNA boxes to Barrow, Double Tractors for the Berkley nukes, 70805 70809 70812 & 70816 20/02/18-22/02/18, GBOB pairs on 6M73/stabled on Eastleigh Works, 67021 solo to Doncaster, 57316 solo to Rutherglen, 66618 with new lights, 67012 solo at Carlisle, 86607 & 86628 Mossend-Carlisle-Mossend, 86613 & 86627 taking 4Z88 to Coatbridge, Queen Elizabeth to Carnforth, King Edward at Kidderminster

VIEW
66727 passing through Eastleigh with 6M46

TIMES
24/02/18 The North Briton
24/02/18 Belmond British Pullman
24/02/18 The Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express
25/02/18 Football Special (Man U/Chelsea)
28/02/18 The Shrewsbury Steam Special

DOWNLOADS, FLEET STATUS
Fleet Status Issue 156

VIDEO PLAYLIST
Several videos added to the playlist

Wednesday 21/02/18
PUBLICATION TIME/S - 23:40

NEWS, RSL, LISTS & LOCATIONS, STATS
DRS fleet changes, Merl released from BH, GBOB 66s round up/survey, also - 37407 & 37425 at Lowestoft, 50049 on XC trainers-day two & three, dragging 90s

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated -

REPORTAGE
37608 moving Class 345s, Shunting devices at Carnforth (08683) Didcot (08604 & 08742) & Southampton Maritime (08530 & 08585), Freightliner quartets passing Ferryhill, 41001 & 56097 in action on the GCRN/views around Ruddington, Hood ECS on the Severn Valley, the new shed at Kirkby Stephen East, 66083 shunting King Edward at Didcot, 37668 getting ready to move 6201 from the MRC, 365s on Peterborough Nene, 345021 at Abbey Wood, 385103 on test at Waverley, Sir William Heygate on the pier at Southend, narrow gauge steam on the concourse at the Cross

VIEW
88007 taking 4S43 north through Leyland

Monday/Tuesday 19/02/18-20/02/18
PUBLICATION TIME/S - 16:20 (Tue)

NEWS, RSL, LISTS & LOCATIONS, STATS
GBOB 66s/Eastleigh, 37407 debut on GA, DBC fleet change, DRS fleet changes, XC50 trainer, more 47555s, GBCH traction notes, 92045 and other long term absent 92s notes, also - 37521 waiting at BH

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 15:50 (Tue)

REPORTAGE
Engineering workings in SW Scotland and through the Medway towns, 66782 & 66538 on single hopper movements, 66605 from/back to Toton with a rake of hoppers, 57308 & 57312 on the Belle, 67013 & 67024 on the VSOE, 37669 & 37668 5Z33 Carnforth-Butterley, 37601 & 345020 to Wembley, 37259 & 37069 returning tour stock to Eastleigh, The Tornado to Roberts Road, 800034 into GWR at Doncaster, 365517 without branding, 150s on transfer to Northern

VIEW
01571 (Alex) at Goonbarrow Junction

 

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