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70816 at Filton Abbeywood 23/09/17 "shortly after arrival from Westbury with an engineering train..." Dave H

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SITE UPDATED
Monday September 25, 2017 08:43
SECTIONS/PAGES UPDATED
Sunday 24/09/17
PUBLICATION TIME/S - 08:40 (Mon)

NEWS
92043 returned to Brush

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 08:36 (Mon)

REPORTAGE
56096 with the Gloucester RHTT set, 66753 with redundant Eurostar sets to Kingsbury, 37800 with 387s to Reading, 66758 with 465903 to Slade Green, VTEC diversions through Brampton Carlisle & Lockerbie, 57316 & 47760 Spiriting the Lakes to Lime Street, 43042 & 43154 to Minehead, 57306 & 57301 on the Belle, 57601 & 57313 working a NENTA outing, Gala action - East Lancashire Railway, the Llangollen Railway and Barrow Hill, 45133 standing down at the NNR, D7017 at Minehead, Autumn steam gala on the Severn Valley Railway, 60009 takes the Yorkshireman to York, 46100 on the Belmond, 46233 with the Cathedrals Express

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60026 crosses Ribblehead

Friday 22/09/17
PUBLICATION TIME/S - 14:40 (Fri) 04:55 (Sat)

NEWS, RSL, LISTS & LOCATIONS, STATS
DRS fleet changes, Class 88s update, 37214 completes its move by road/potted history since Wigan

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 04:40 (Sat)

REPORTAGE
56096 & RHTT sets 6Z56 York-Bescot, 37800 taking Class 47s to Leicester, 37884 hauling 319421 from Long Marston, 70809 working the Briton Ferry/Stourton diagram, Carlisle singles, 50008 Derby-Derby then to Washwood Heath, ED duo in the bay at Tonbridge, Double 67s for 345019 to Old Dalby, 47848 with the next two Class 442s from store at Ely, 66593 to Derby for 387164 to Bletchley, Engine lift for 37261, the Great Marquess on a trailer at Bo'ness

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66721 in Eastleigh

TIMES
23/09/17 The Atlantic Coast Express
23/09/17 Northern Belle
23/09/17 Bath, Bristol & Weston Super Mere
23/09/17 Skegness-Liverpool Lime St
23/09/17 The Yorkshireman
23/09/17 The Cathedrals Express
24/09/17 Northern Belle
25/09/17 Royal Scotsman
26/09/17 Royal Scotsman
27/09/17 Royal Scotsman
27/09/17 The Norwich Cathedral Express
28/09/17 Royal Scotsman
29/09/17 Royal Scotsman
29/09/17 Northern Belle

VIDEO PLAYLIST
Several videos added to the playlist

Thursday 21/09/17
PUBLICATION TIME/S - 13:50 (Fri)

NEWS, RSL, LISTS & LOCATIONS, STATS
DRS fleet changes, long term stored Class 37 on the move by road

FOCUS
Barrow Hill - Photo Charter and the Grand Re-opening preview

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 13:37 (Fri)

REPORTAGE
Two on the front of 6E32, four on the front of 6M63, 50008 on a jolly around the Midlands, GB Choppers on a jolly to Derby, Class 57s and snowploughs in Anglia, Scotsman 66 on hoppers, 60076 & 60096 - two Colas Tugs at work, 66s on 6M17 through Altrincham, Class 90s & 66182 through Stafford, GB/DB Class 66s Settle/Rylstone, 67005 hauling a VTEC HST to Edinburgh, USOA & 57314 taking the Swanage Belle to Swanage, Arnstadt Roundhouse in Germany, 707s on AC to Peterborough, brand new 707s at Clapham Junction

VIEW
50s on the sea wall

 

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