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60044 at Methley 08/10/21 with a New Biggin (British Gypsum) to Tees Dock working, G Yates

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SITE UPDATED
Wednesday October 27, 2021 11:37
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Please read the SITE NOTICE page for updates
Sunday 24/10/21 (Monday 11/10/21)

PUBLICATION TIME/S - 18:30 (Sun 24th)

NEWS
Class 56/69 conversion program update/notes, 08296 on a low loader, 66795 named

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 18:20 (Sun 24th)

JOURNAL
PHOTO NEWS - Newly re-liveried 66748 working 6M54, 60015 & 60029 swap between Derby and Toton, 66787 with a coal train to Ratcliffe, track work in progress at Westbury, 163376 & 153311 in Norwich, duel-identity 156402 in Nottingham

REPORTAGE
STOCK CONTROL - 57310 taking TFW bound stock to Eastleigh, 67007 returning tour stock to Burton, 66726 towing 465926 to Wabtec
CONVOYS - 66107 leading 66035 & 66030 to Eastleigh, 66168 with 66084 66181 & 60001 to Toton, 60095 dragging 66746 & 73968 to Doncaster
PREPARATIONS - 387143 & 387170 on GWR training between Cardiff and Swindon, 319373 & 768001 running tests between Crewe and Willesden
TOURING - 86259 35018 & 47245 with the Cumbrian Mountain Express to Carlisle, 47828 & 47853 working the Lochs and Glens Statesman to Inverness, 66743 with the Aviemore to Dundee portion of the Royal Scotsman

PORTFOLIO
Images from between September 27th to October 3rd 2021

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60054 approaching Freshford working 6B33 from Theale (Puma) to Robeston Sidings

Friday 08/10/21

PUBLICATION TIME/S - 19:30 (Fri) 04:00 (Sat)

NEWS
Freightliner fleet speculation, 86401 debut, Gronks on the road, 90035 collected

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 19:03

JOURNAL
PHOTO NEWS - 43290 & 43062 on an outing from/to Derby RTC via East Anglia, 43274 & 43272 powering the NMT, 90047 with new Freightliner flats to Basford Hall, 88004 towing 37423 to Gresty Bridge, 67017 on the Warrington/Donnington wagon move, 37685 with a Railvac move from Connel Ferry, 153376 to Norwich to join 153311

REPORTAGE
STOCK CONTROL - 56081 & 66797 escorting 720578 & 720532 from Worksop to Derby Litchurch Lane, 57310 in Newport with doomed Mk3 coaching stock to Newport Docks, 37510 hauling TPE set 08 to Scarborough, 47727 hauling 360105 to Cricklewood, 37884 hauling Class 365s to Newport Docks for disposal, 150218 leading 153341 from Wolverton to Neville Hill, 46100 and stock to Crewe, 57312 with 769923 to WolvertonPREPARATIONS - 387170 & 387143 with a GWR trainer between Cardiff Brickyard Sidings and Swindon Cocklebury, 319373 & 768001 undertaking test runs between Crewe and Stafford, 197101 with a TFW training run from Llandudno Junction to Crewe LNWR
TOURING - 46100 & 47805 working the Great Western Envoy between Kidderminster and Bristol Temple Meads, 35028 working the Belmond Pullman between London Victoria and Bristol Temple Meads, 66743 in Edinburgh prior to heading out to Boat of Garten with the Royal Scotsman

PORTFOLIO
Images from between September 28th and October 3rd 2021

VIEW
70011 passing Severn Tunnel Junction with the 4O57 Wentloog to Southampton Maritime intermodal

TIMES
09/10/21 SRPS Fort William & Glenfinnan
09/10/21 Lord of the Isles Statesman Day 1
09/10/21 The Cumbrian Mountain Express
09/10/21 Belmond Pullman
10/10/21 Lord of the Isles Statesman Day 2

Wednesday 06/10/21

PUBLICATION TIME/S - 05:35 (Thu)

NEWS
STOCK CHANGES, LISTS/LOCATIONS, STATS
Freightliner fleet changes, DBC fleet change, AWCA Class 86, 90035 collection planned, 66748 released from repainting at Toton, blue trio to the Nene Valley Railway

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 05:13 (Thu)

JOURNAL
PHOTO NEWS - 88008 collecting 37423 from Stowmarket, 56113 then 56049 on the new Longport/Derby/Sandiacre turn, 60044 on the 6M97/7E97 circuit, 88008 with Amazon Prime vans on 6X43, 92032 in Wembley with new wagons for Freightliner, new Freightliner wagons on the rear of 4L89, 153311 to Norwich

REPORTAGE
STOCK CONTROL - 37884 towing 769932 to Wolverton, 47749 towing 720577 to Wembley, 57312 & 37510 escorting 730003 to Old Dalby, 156402 resurfaces, working with 158777
TANGMERE - 34067 on test on the Little North Western

PORTFOLIO
Images from between September 20th and September 24th 2021

VIEW
66185 passing Severn Tunnel Junction with 6E37 from East Usk to Scunthorpe

 

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