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66116 passing Nemesis Rail at Burton 28/05/16, nearing journey's end with the 4M49 02:52 Southampton Western Docks to Burton-on-Trent (Maurice Hill) container terminal working, J Tuffs

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Monday May 30, 2016 11:59
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Monday 30/05/16
PUBLICATION TIME/S - 11:55

NEWS, RSL, LISTS & LOCATIONS, STATS
37800 notes, second GB RS 66 released to traffic

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 11:44

REPORTAGE
Standish Junction engineering workings in Worcestershire, Railvac workings through Eaglescliffe, 60095 takes the diverted Dalston tanks over the Tyne Valley, 7X23 Derby-Old Dalby, 37884 to Ramsgate, 68017 returns from the south west, 90009 with Ilford stock move through Ipswich, 66115 with a daytime 6M88, 66431 & 66425 take 4S43 up the ECML, 66520 with 4M27 on the ECML, GBRf convoys - five through Tunbridge Wells from Tonbridge, four through Barnes to Tonbridge, Two yellow Goyles at Burton, Colas Class 37s - Belper Derby Melksham Carlisle & Morton, 91102 & 91107 running blunt end leading, Royal Scotsman ECS operation on the Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway, WCRC traction on tours in the north east, 395005 touring the south east, The Scotsman on the Belmond and the Cathedrals Express, The Scot to Holyhead, Coaching stock on the move by road - Crewe & Burton

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37042 at Warcop

Thursday/Friday 26/05/16-27/05/16
PUBLICATION TIME/S - 23:35

NEWS, RSL, LISTS & LOCATIONS, STATS
DBC fleet changes, GB fleet change, GB 73s on all the Edinburgh sleeper portions, two repaints, road moves from Crewe update, DRC gala notes

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 23:12

FOCUS
Bulmarket Class 86s on arrival in Bulgaria, Class 58s in Spain, Bulmarket 87s & DB 92s around Pirdop

REPORTAGE
In search of pirates - 68017 on a crew trainer to Penzance, 56312 & 56081 (part of the way) 6Z35 Shipley-Tidal, 66720 on Derby/Burton stock transfers, 56312 to Shipley, 56098 to Didcot, 56060 at Loughborough, Tug7 still on shunting duties at Westbury, Test trains - 31233 on 1Q40, 37025 working 3Z14, 70802 monitoring the lines around London, Logs to Longport, 66040 with new JNA wagons, 57312 with a new cast number-plate, 91102 running blunt end northwards, Sir Kenneth at work, The Scotsman & Belle 57s on tours in London, 67010 on the Belmond British Pullman, 67018 on the Hereford/Bescot trainer

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66779 outside at the NRM

PAINT & PLATES
66743 90008

Wednesday 25/05/16
PUBLICATION TIME/S - 14:10 23:40

NEWS, LISTS & LOCATIONS, STATS
DRS traction notes, 66774 update, scrap 90?, Wensleydale 26, transfers from the SVR, 66846 to Longport

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 14:03

REPORTAGE
Double logs to Telford, 7X09 & 66709 passing through Drakelow, SVR departures - 20s to Washwood Heath/MRC 0Z50 to Leicester 0Z63 to Didcot & 0Z01 to Derby, 31162 31233 & 31452, The ROG move in - new offices at Derby, DRS in the North East - 6M50 from Seaton & 0Z28 from Kingmoor, 37254 & 37175 0Z37 Eastleigh-Barrow Hill, 37025 heading west one evening

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60091 on 6B13 at Wickwar

 

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