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153363 at Barton-On-Humber.1 viewsAt the isolated Northern Rail outpost at Barton-On-Humber, 153363 has arrived from Cleethorpes, and is awaiting to return with the 13.58 departure on the 12th March 2011. The Northern service is crewed by First Trans-Pennine staff.
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Class 40, 40013-'Andania' at Blackburn.3 viewsAfter being withdrawn from active service in October 1984, 40013 became a London Midland Region Exhibition Loco, and was towed to Open Days and Gala Days as required. Complete with some gaudy embellishments and carrying its name once more, the loco was stabled in the sidings adjacent to Blackburn Station on the evening of the 27th July 1985. The loco was eventually stored at Crewe in 1988 before passing into preservation. All of the buildings in the background in this view have since been demolished.
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20154 emerges from Barnstone Tunnel.1 viewsClass 20. 20154 emerges from Barnstone Tunnel (East Leake), with the 11.50 Ruddington to Loughborough service on the GC(N) during the Spring Diesel Gala on 28th April 2012.
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Trans-Pennine Class 124 DMU at Longsight Depot.4 viewsDating from 1960, one of the stylish Swindon built Class 124 Trans-Pennine DMU sets, with Driving Motor Composite E51960 nearest the camera, was stabled at Longsight Depot on the 31st August 1980.

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158758 on Copy Pit.0 viewsA cameo of Englands green & pleasant land, as 158758 drifts downgrade from Copy Pit Summit with the 12.11 Blackpool North to York service on May 27th 2012.
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GBRf Class 66, 66719 at Lostock Hall Jct.1 viewsIn GBRf/Metronet livery 66719 -'Metro-Land' passes Lostock Hall Junction whilst working 4C77 from Fidders Ferry Power Station to Newbiggin on July 30th 2013.
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Metrolink T-68 1003 at Harbour City.0 views1003 comes off the single line from Media City as it approaches Harbour City with an Eccles to Piccadilly service on August 31st 2013.
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158790 at Lostock Hall Junction.0 views158790 catches the low evening light as it clatters through Lostock Hall Junction whilst working the 15.18 York to Blackpool North service on September 30th 2015.

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Merseyrail Electric - New Book - Out Now!0 viewsPublished by Fonthill Media, ISBN Number 978-1-78155-513-2.
96 Pages with detailed introduction, colour illustrations throughout, includes a route map and fleet list.
Features Class 502's, 503's and the 507/508 fleet in various liveries. Includes some of the Class 73's and other locos that have worked on the system.
May 08, 2016
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VTEC 91128 (Xmas) at York.0 viewsComplete with its festive vinyls, Virgin Trains East Coast 91128 stands at York with the 11.00 London Kings Cross to Edinburgh on December 12th 2015.Dec 13, 2015
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EPS 37601 - Folkestone Harbour.0 viewsAs the tide begins to come in, 37601 sits on the viaduct at Folkestone Harbour with the Pathfinder Tours 'Atomic Harbourmaster' railtour on October 20th 2007. Out of sight at the other end of the train was fellow EPS class 37, 37603. This was one of the last diesel hauled trains to traverse this line. The itinerary on that day included a trip along the Dungeness Branch. It was a long day - an 06.15 start from Crewe on Saturday morning and only getting back to Crewe at 01.24 on Sunday morning!Dec 10, 2015
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37013 at Farington Curve Junction.0 views37013 trundles along the Up Slow as it approaches Farington Curve Junction whilst working the Saturday only Blackpool North to Sheffield formed of Mark 1 stock on August 13th 1983. This was a time-honoured Summer service that ran out and back on a Saturday running via East Lancashire and Copy Pit.
Dec 10, 2015

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08954 at Plymouth.2 viewsWith the roof tops of Plymouth as a backdrop, 08954 was shunting parcel and mail vans at Plymouth station on July 26th 1980. This was a time-honoured scene at all major stations - now sadly consigned to history. The 08 was new from Darington Works in October 1962 numbered D4184, its first home was at Ebbw Junction (86A) and it was tranferred to Laira (84A) in May 1971.Nov 07, 2015
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47033 arrives at Dawlish.1 views47033 and its 6-coach train of Mark 1 coaches has emerged from Kennaway Tunnel and is running alongside a busy looking Marine Parade, as it arrives at Dawlish whilst working a Paignton to Exeter St Davids local stopping service on April 8th 1980.Nov 07, 2015
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66182 at Clitheroe.0 views66182 propells the empty PCA cement wagons from Avonmouth into the Cement Works at Clitheroe on October 24th 2015. On the right is one of the ex Shotton Steel Works diesel shunters (GECT 5396/1975) one of a similar pair that are used in the works here.Nov 05, 2015
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66182 at Pimlico (Cement Works Branch)0 views66182 has uncoupled from the empty PCAs on the Cement Works branch at Clitheroe ready to run round the wagons before propelling the train into the works on October 24th 2015.Nov 05, 2015

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