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Class 85, 85015 at Farington Curve Junction.1 viewsClass 85, 85015 heads northbound on the Down Fast Line at Farington Curve Junction with a Speedlink Service on the 3rd September 1988. 85015 was new in 1962, a product of Doncaster Works and numbered E3070. The locomotive lasted 30 years, being scrapped at MC Metals in Glasgow in 1992.
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.
86259 at Farington Junction.1 viewsMain Line registered Class 86, 86259-'Les Ross' waits in the loco exchange sidings at Farington Junction adjacent to the WCML on the 31st March 2012. The 86 was waiting for 70013-'Oliver Cromwell' to arrive from Carlisle via Blackburn with the Cumbrian Mountain Express.
Freightliner Class 86s, 86610 & 86638 at Basford Hall Yard, Crewe.1 viewsVintage Freightliner Class 86 Electrics, 86610 & 86638 stand in Basford Hall Yard at Crewe on the 5th May 2012.
The combined age of these two locomotives is 94 years!

East Coast 91132 departs from York.0 viewsClass 91, 91132 departs from York with the 08.00 London Kings Cross to Edinburgh East Coast service on September 22nd 2012. Prior to refurbishment as 91023 and working for GNER, it was the loco involved in the tragic accidents at Hatfield and Great Heck.
87003 at Galgate.0 viewsWith the Bowland Fells in the background, 87003-'Patriot' wends its way through the North Lancashire countryside, between Galgate & Oubeck with the 14.55 London Euston to Carlisle on August 2nd 2003. This was twilight time for locomotive hauled services on the WCML, by 2004 an ever increasing tide of new Class 390 Pendolinos would oust time-honoured scenes such as this.
90028 & 89001 at Doncaster Works.1 views90028-'Hertfordshire Rail Tours' in EWS livery and 89001 in GNER livery, stand on display at Doncaster Works on July 27th 2003.
91111 at London Kings Cross.0 viewsIn its eye-catching WWI commemorative livery, Class 91 91111 -'For the Fallen' awaits departure from Kings Cross with the 09.03 Virgin Trains East Coast 09.03 service to Leeds on May 9th 2015.

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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
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
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
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

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
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
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
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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