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East Coast 91112 at Colton Junction.1 viewsWith loco & coaches still carrying GNER blue livery. Class 91, 91112 speeds northbound at Colton Junction on the 30th July 2011.
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87001 Northbound at Brock.1 viewsPioneer Class 87, 87001-'Royal Scot' in final InterCity Swallow Livery, speeds through the North Lancashire countryside whilst in charge of the 06.20 London Euston to Glasgow Central Service on the 8th March 1997. In the background is the old A6 trunk road and the Lancaster Canal.
This era of loco-hauled WCML express trains now seems like a golden age.
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Class 90 90003 at Crewe.1 viewsA scene from the happy days at Crewe before the WCML was swamped with souless Pendolinos.
Class 90, 90003 -'The Herald' was propelling an additional service from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston on Saturday 17th August 1996.
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90129 at Old Oak Common.2 viewsIn DB livery, 90129-'Frachtverbindungen' was at the Old Oak Common Open Day on the 19th March 1994. The loco had received the livery as part of the Freightconnection event in 1992.

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East Coast 91110 passes Doncaster.0 viewsWith a rake of GNER blue Mark 4 trailers in tow, 91110-'Battle of Britain Memorial Flight' passes Doncaster Station on the Down Through Line whilst working the 09.00 Kings Cross to Edinburgh service on October 6th 2012. The loco was unveiled in this special livery at Railfest, held at the NRM York in June 2012. 91110 holds the British speed record for a locomotive at 162 mph, attained in 1989 at Little Bytham.
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Freightliner 86501 at Crewe Basford Hall Yard.1 viewsThe unique Class 86, 86501 stands in Basford Hall Yard at Crewe on April 25th 2015. Formerly 86608 in the Freightliner fleet the locomotive was regeared in 2000 to improve its haulage capabilities.
The picture was taken on an official visit to the yard under the supervision of Freightliner staff.
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Freightliner 86632, 86610, 86604 & 86501 at Crewe Basford Hall Yard.1 viewsA quintet of Freightliner Class 86s stabled in the yard at Crewe Basford Hall on April 25th 2015. The nearest loco is 86632 followed by 86610, 86604 & 86501.
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Class 91s 91127 & 91130 at London Kings Cross.0 viewsStill carrying East Coast livery without any Virgin branding, 91127 & 91130 stand at Kings Cross on May 9th 2015. The backdrop here continues to change with the ongoing redevelopments of the area between St Pancras and Kings Cross.
91127 was stood with the 10.03 to Leeds, whilst 91130 was in charge of the 10.30 departure to Edinburgh Waverley.

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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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90013 at London Liverpool Street.0 viewsHaving arrived from Norwich, Greater Anglia Class 90 90013 rests on the block at Liverpool Street on August 1st 2015.Sep 09, 2015
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Freightliner 86613 & 86622 pass Farington Junction.0 viewsFreightliner liveries old & new as 86613 & 86622 pass Farington Junction on the Up Slow whilst working 4M74 from Coatbridge to Crewe Basford Hall on May 13th 2015.May 17, 2015
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Virgin East Coast 91120 arrives at Kings Cross.0 views91120 brings up the rear of the 14.00 departure from Edinburgh Waverley as it reaches journeys end at Kings Cross on May 9th 2015.May 15, 2015

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Virgin East Coast 91109 at London Kings Cross.0 viewsWith Cubitts magnificent arched roof dating from 1852 as a backdrop, 91109 was stood at Kings Cross with the 18.00 to Edinburgh Waverley on May 9th 2015.May 15, 2015
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Virgin East Coast 91105 at London Kings Cross.0 viewsIn the smart and stylish Virgin East Coast livery, 91105 stands at Kings Cross awaiting departure with the 18.03 to Leeds on May 9th 2015.May 14, 2015
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Class 91 91107 at London Kings Cross.0 viewsIn full East Coast livery, 91107 -'Skyfall 007' stands at Kings Cross with the Virgin Trains East Coast 09.30 departure to Edinburgh Waverley on May 9th 2015. All being well following a high-speed sprint the 91 should be in the Scottish Capital at 14.13. In 2013 the locomotive and a rake of Mk4 coaches carried special 007 Skyfall vinyls.May 10, 2015
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Class 91s 91127 & 91130 at London Kings Cross.0 viewsStill carrying East Coast livery without any Virgin branding, 91127 & 91130 stand at Kings Cross on May 9th 2015. The backdrop here continues to change with the ongoing redevelopments of the area between St Pancras and Kings Cross.
91127 was stood with the 10.03 to Leeds, whilst 91130 was in charge of the 10.30 departure to Edinburgh Waverley.
May 10, 2015

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