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37421 & 37612 making their way through Kirkby in Ashfield 20/08/18 either end of the "Tyseley to Neville Hill test train which traversed the Robin Hood line..." K Frost (3 pictures)

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Tuesday August 21, 2018 07:21
SECTIONS/PAGES UPDATED
Monday 20/08/18

PUBLICATION TIME/S - 07:20 (Tue)

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 07:19 (Tue)

NEWS, RSL
66999 to Longport - more to follow?, 56009 note, GB 60s get a dedicated pool, 82113/19001 on test

JOURNAL
Caledonian Sleeper workings on the ECML/in Kings Cross, 66733 assisting 66785 into Scotland, 66789 makes its debut on the Arcow circuit, double 88s debut on the Valley flasks, Class 802s start working London/Cornwall services

REPORTAGE
Test train formations/traction working out of Burton, Heritage traction - Severn Valley, Barrow Hill, Sherringham, Embsay and Crewe

VIEW
66176 at Radcliffe on Trent approaching with the 6E02

CODES
GBTG

Sunday 19/08/18

PUBLICATION TIME/S - 00:10 (Mon)

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 00:09 (Mon)

NEWS, RSL
66999 update, DBC fleet changes, DFGI Class 70- survey, GBEE Class 20 survey

JOURNAL
West country engineers - 70802 & 70804 taking 6C97 to Westbury, 66505 & 66554 with 6Y15 to Taunton Fairwater, Caledonian Sleeper traction in Kings Cross, 66018 & 66723 in the engineering zone at Derby

REPORTAGE
Stock/unit transfers - 37800 47832 66007 90003 & 92038, Tours - 90029 & 67015 to Edinburgh, 47746 & 47854 to Eastbourne, 60009 to the WSR, 35028 to the P&DR, 6023 to Kingswear, 60103 to York, 53808 on the Somerset Steam Express

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APT power car 49006 & 370003 on Crewe Heritage Centre

Friday 17/08/18

PUBLICATION TIME/S - 16:40 (Fri) 07:55 (Sat)

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 07:52 (Sat)

NEWS
66999 movement schedule, more Class 60s released to GBRf, first ScotRail HST set released

JOURNAL
7X08 running with a Class 20/66 traction combination again, 50008 with a Rail Vac to Leicester, three up on 0k05 through Carlisle

REPORTAGE
66413 66718 66783 & 66789, 47804 & 47580, 47746 & 57601, 47826 & 47832 & 47237 solo on WCRC powered charters, 802201 on test at Doncaster

VIEW
88010 between duties in Doncaster

TIMES
18/08/18 The Sally Forth/The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2
18/08/18 The Sussex Coast Statesman
18/08/18 The West Somerset Steam Express
18/08/18 Northern Belle
19/08/18 The Torbay Express
19/08/18 The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo 3
19/08/18 London Victoria-Ashford International
19/08/18 The Forth Bridge & Scottish Borders
19/08/18 The Waverley
19/08/18 Edinburgh-Bridge of Orchy
20/08/18 The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo 4
20/08/18 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
21/08/18 The Fellsman
21/08/18 The Cathedrals Express
22/08/18 London Victoria-Folkestone West
23/08/18 Northern Belle
23/08/18 The Scarborough Spa Express
24/08/18 Northern Belle

Thursday 16/08/18

PUBLICATION TIME/S - 18:45

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 18:30

NEWS, RSL, LISTS & LOCATIONS, STATS
DBC fleet changes, 66008 and GB Class 60 repainting notes, 66999 arrival/transfer details

JOURNAL
60066 on the Wednesday only Neville Hill fuel run, 37059 & 37259 rescue 37401, 60039 at Peak Forest, 66601 on a new freightliner flow, taking 6Z99 through Leeds

REPORTAGE
Class 67s passenger/thunderbird workings, 67027 & 67023 taking 1Q18 through Wrexham, 37607 on various test train outings, 37025 on 3Z10 Burton to Mossend, 60009 47760 & 47580 on the Cathedrals Express, 47746 on the Dalesman, 57601 & 47746, 47580 & 47804 on ECS movements, 800103 on test runs to Skipton and Hull, Derby modernisation progressing, Factory Junction renewed

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66723 on the Wellingborough to Whatley empties near Bedwyn

 

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