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31285 & 31459 Stanhope 21/04/18 during the Weardale Railway's
Class 31 Weekend event, B Lovelock

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SITE UPDATED
Tuesday April 24, 2018 09:01
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Monday 23/04/18

PUBLICATION TIME/S - 09:00 (Tue)

NEWS, RSL, LISTS & LOCATIONS, STATS
Next 66 for Poland/70007 returns, Wigan Springs Branch/CRDC to be redeveloped, also - 50008 takes Railvac 4 to Long Marston, 50007 on the XC trainer, double 60s to Barnetby, double 56s on the Preston-Lindsey workings

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 08:39 (Tue)

REPORTAGE
Class 31 weekend on the Weardale Railway, WC 57s on the Northern Belle, 66743 on the Royal Scotsman, After the tours - 66778 & 47749 at Pengam, 68001 & 68023 returning stock to Burton, 230001 to Evesham, 802s on test, 377454 & 171s at Selhurst, two 507024s

VIEW
66739 at Gowdall Ings

Sunday 22/04/18

PUBLICATION TIME/S - 07:45 (Mon)

NEWS
GBED 73s round up, confusion at Barrow Hill, interestingness at Barrow Hill, also - COTS 37s in Blackpool North, 73971 on Mk5 stock testing, 47813 & 50007 in Derby, 66777 on 6M40 week 4

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 07:44 (Mon)

REPORTAGE
66044 with hoppers to Shirebrook, 66761 taking 6M99 through Trowell, 60026 shunting at Dalston, 66088 taking 4M25 south on a Saturday, 66760 taking steel to Trostre through Parkway, GB20s with 7X10 to Derby, 47237 and one coach to Bo'ness, 37601 37608 & 37800 on unit transfers, 47749 (assisted by 66518 & 66778) Newport to Scarborough, 47501 & 47805 Oxford to Chester, DRS 68s on tour to Cumbria, 1001 to Kings Lynn, GWR HST on the Royal Oke, 68014 to the semi-final, The Great Briton XI - the Scotsman, a Merchant Navy and a pair of Jubilees, The Cotswold Line Promotion Group's 40th on the GWR, Traction around Swanage, 6990 92214 & 45123 on the GCR, 20154 & 46010 at Ruddington

VIEW
50042 heading away from Boscarne Junction

Friday 20/04/18

PUBLICATION TIME/S - 10:50 12:55 19:15 23:20

NEWS, LISTS & LOCATIONS, STATS
37612 returns, Leicester 56s - developments, 08630 & 73210 on the road, 47749 notes, also - newly repainted 66131 in action, DRS 68s to Norwich for the NENTA tour, 50007 on the XC trainer, 56303 on 6M06 at Willesden

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 18:52

REPORTAGE
66709 & 66745 - 6M73 Doncaster-Toton engineers, Engineering - 68011 on 6K27, 47804 on 6J14, 97303 with 6Z13 & 68025 on 6X05, South Wales re-engineering - spent ballast workings through Felinfran/track re-laying at Lonlas, 60043 & 60070 in store at Toton. 56032 in store at Leicester, 67024 & 67021 on the British Pullman to Chesterfield, 67005 & 67002 taking Chelsea away to Burnley, ECML activities - 67014 90011 90036 & 92018, Braunton and British India Line on positioning movements

VIEW
66726 at Hellifield with 6M38

TIMES
21/04/18 The Lakes Shap & Cumbrian Coast Circular
21/04/18 The York Moors Venturer
21/04/18 The West Hasting Wanderer
21/04/18 The Great Briton XI Day 3
21/04/18 Northern Belle
21/04/18 The Forth Circle X2
21/04/18 Northern Belle
21/04/18 Oxford-Chester
21/04/18 The Royal Oke
21/04/18 Oxford-Chester
21/04/18 Belmond British Pullman
22/04/18 Northern Belle
22/04/18 The Great Briton XI Day 4
23/04/18 The Great Briton XI Day 5
24/04/18 Edinburgh-Blair Atholl
24/04/18 The Great Briton XI Day 6
25/04/18 The Great Briton XI Day 7
25/04/18 The Stratford Flyer
26/04/18 The Great Briton XI Day 8
27/04/18 The Great Briton XI Day 9

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BR Tightlock coupler

Wednesday 18/04/18

PUBLICATION TIME/S - 04:50 (Thu)

NEWS, LISTS & LOCATIONS
LSL 47 from Eastleigh, 20227 on the road, another red 66, another orange 08, also - traction on training runs, three ScotRail HST sets at Dundee

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 04:33 (Thu)

REPORTAGE
56303 & 66548 on the Barrington's, Colas Class 56s/67s/70s at work, WBB Minerals sand hoppers into Booths, GBXI stock to Southall, Belle stock to Carnforth, Mk1 stock from Burton, Caroline to the coast

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Medge Hall signalbox with 60019 passing

 

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