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66719 cresting the summit of the climb at Hoghton then approaching Settle Junction 21/08/19 with the Irvine china clay working, 6S94 from Wembley to Irvine, P Berry & I Reid (2 pictures)

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SITE UPDATED
Saturday August 24, 2019 02:48
SECTIONS/PAGES UPDATED
Thursday/Friday 22/08/19-23/08/19

PUBLICATION TIME/S - 14:15 15:15 23:35 (Fri) 02:45 (Sat)

NEWS, STOCK CHANGES, LISTS & LOCATIONS, STATS
DBC fleet changes/notes, traction on transfer by road, GB Class 56/69 round up/notes, TPE Class 68/stock introduction

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 13:04 (Fri)

JOURNAL
20205 & 20189 on a Derby to Derby snowplough test, 20007 & 20142 leaving Tyseley to West Ruislip, 50049 & 50007 to Kidderminster, 66722 with 73769 from Eastleigh, 91105 released from Wabtec, 66610 on a first Freightliner working off Merehead, 66087 & 66065 at Kidderminster on steel workings between Margam and Round Oak, 66711 on 59003's Westbury-Eastleigh diagram, 66183 delayed in Cheltenham and 66172 recovering damaged wagons, 60007 on a RHTT route refresher from Toton, 66553 with 6M73 conveying RHTT sets to Toton

REPORTAGE
66504 with TP01 into store, 47813 & 47815 collecting 397002 from Anglesey, 47813 & 47815 with barriers from Leeds, 57305 7 37611 escorting 710125 to Old Dalby, 37402 with a GA DVT from Cardiff to Norwich, 66001 with new Class 755s to Norwich, 37608 with a Class 345 to Ilford, 37800 hauling 317504 to Kilmarnock, 37884 with scrap 314207 south from Yoker, 45699 withy coaching stock from York

VIEW
70809 at Settle Junction with the 6C89 Mountsorrel to Carlisle ballast working

TIMES
24/08/19 Northern Belle
24/08/19 The Palatine
24/08/19 The Cotswold Venturer
24/08/19 Gloucester Goes Retro
25/08/19 York/Chesterfield Shuttles
25/08/19 The Forth Bridge and Scottish Borders
25/08/19 Steam Dreams/Paddington-Oxford
25/08/19 The Merchant of Avon
25/08/19 Metroland and Quainton
26/08/19 The Cotswold/Eden
26/08/19 Metroland and Quainton
27/08/19 Royal Windsor Express (x3)
27/08/19 The Dalesman
27/08/19 The Sunset Steam Express
29/08/19 Scarborough Spa Express

Tuesday 20/08/19

PUBLICATION TIME/S - 05:40 (Wed)

NEWS, STOCK CHANGES, LISTS & LOCATIONS, STATS
DRS developments/movements. DBC fleet changes/notes

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 05:21 (Wed)

JOURNAL
37259 & 37218 with a pair of snowploughs to York, 66711 in Westbury, 66109 taking a break from intermodal duties, 67002 to Worksop, 50008 from Bristol, 60096 working into south Wales with 6Z34 to Neath

REPORTAGE
While tests/training continues; TPE traction & stock and units from between 14/08/19 and 20/08/19
37800 hauling 317506 from Kilmarnock, 37884 in Crewe with 365506, 37402 with 82127 to Cardiff, 43137 & 43158 and stock to Doncaster, 43023 & 43027 on the Hull Trains HST move from St Philips Marsh

VIEW
66065 at Llanishen with 6C93 from Cwmbargoed to Port Talbot Grange Sidings

Monday 19/08/19

PUBLICATION TIME/S - 23:55

NEWS, STOCK CHANGES, LISTS & LOCATIONS, STATS
DBC fleet changes, DRS fleet change

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 23:42

JOURNAL
37025 (letting the show down) 37418 & 37421 on the Rhymney turns, DCR hire-in to Derby then on to Toton, 37800 on a ferry loco job to Crewe then on to Kilmarnock, 60024 on Mendip stone workings, 47841 and other exhibits in the Margate Museum, 222104 unveiled in the new EMR purple colour scheme, Class 195s start running into Nottingham, two more Class 195s sent east, 387132 on test from Reading

REPORTAGE
The Caledonian Railway's diesel gala, Class 33 running weekend on the Ecclesbourne Valley Railway
33012 & 73107 with the fourth Swanage Sunday Special outing running between London Waterloo and the Swanage Railway, 45596 on the Waverley running between York and Carlisle, 60009 with the Torbay Express between Kingswear and Bristol Temple Meads
37042 47799 & 205009 in the elements at Warcop, 56006 is back in use on the East Lancashire Railway, Views of traction on site/outside at Barrow Hill and 55015 in the Deltic Preservation Shed, 41241 25059 with crane ADRV95206 and D0226 on an engineers in the station at Keighley, 102 in action on the Rhyl Miniature Railway

VIEW
73967 & 73970 at Aberdeen after arriving with the Edinburgh to Aberdeen portion of the Highlander Caledonian Sleeper from London Euston

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