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Leighton Station, 281182

28118225101r.jpg The locally rare 25101 with an engineers crane just North of Leighton station during a Sunday morning dig

Doncaster, 050485 thanks to the “Axeman”

05048556108r.jpg 56108 eases loaded MGR’s through Donny

Crewe Electric Depot, 220789 thanks to Mark Beal

22078985013r.jpg 85013 dumped with her classmates at the Crewe ED graveyard. 85013 caught fire in the Watford area on March 4th 1989

and was cut 3 years later. 

 

Finsbury Park, 200814

 

200814313038r.jpg London’s oldest main line units have a few years left in them yet it seems, 313038 Moorgate bound at Finsbury Pk’s new island platform

 

Ledburn, 280814

 

28081457302r.jpg “Ronnie” 57302 returns to Euston after assisting a broken shed on liners earlier, a duty it also did the previous day

 

Yarmouth, 300814 thanks to “the Axeman”

 

30081447853r.jpg 47’s have been on Yarmouth portions for many years, 47853 with the 1035 Yarmouth-Liv St

 

 

Leighton Station, 310814

 

310814350130r.jpg The new footbridge and lift towers at the north end of the station are slowly taking shape for an Autumn opening, not sure which year tho!

 

Birmingham Snow Hill, 010914

01091467027r.jpg 67027 prior to departure with the 1312 to Marylebone

 

Old Linslade, 050914 thanks to Andrew Chambers

 

0509141015r.jpg Maybach music, 1015 Western Champion with 5Z47 Acton Lane - Crewe ECS

 

Kidderminster, 060914 thanks to “PB”

 

06091467010r.jpg Chiltern Skip on tour, 67010 at Kidderminster SVR during a preserved line run in between her storm from Marylebone

 

Tring, 070914 thanks to Andrew Royle

 

07091492038n028r.jpg 92028 and 038 both under power with 1Z50 1050 Crewe-Basingstoke Leukaemia research GBRf charity tour

 

Basingstoke, 070914 thanks to “PB”

 

07091473207n73109r.jpg The GBRf tour also featured ED action with 73207 and 73109 up front, well done to all at GBRf for a cracking tour and helping charities too

 

Toddington, Glos-Warks, 090914 thanks to “TC”

 

09091445149r.jpg 45149 looking good at Toddington, E6036 looks on in September sun

 

Twyford, 120914 thanks to Trev Rolfe

 

12091466034r.jpg 66034 heads West from Claydon with the Didcot-Bicester COD train which continues to be routed via the GW, Greenford, Risboro, Aylesbury and Claydon due rebuilding of the Bicester-Oxford line that this train normally takes

 

Local Gen snippet

Next Saturday 20th

WCRC diesel for Kettle to Holyhead

http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U50678/2014/09/20/advanced

Oli Cromwell

http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U50682/2014/09/20/advanced

 

On this day in history, Sun 090984

After working a return tour to CW, 40122 graced St Pancras to work the 0200 SP - Derby vans, all rather unusual! Much more Midland 40 info here

 

The weeks that were…local gen

 

Saturday 30 August

60001 6B10 Peak Forest-Bletchley/6H10 Bletchley-Peak Forest

57313/316 5Z00 Old Oak Common - Kilmarnock HST stock

 

Monday 1 September

86607/639 4M54 Tilbury-Crewe

37605 tnt 37611 Derby-Euston/3Q68 Euston-Euston via MK

319005/363 5M80 Bedford-Wolverton

70016 4M56 London Gateway-Crewe

70020 4M93 Felixstowe-Lawley St

 

Tuesday 2 September

86609/614 4M54 Tilbury-Crewe

37611 tnt 37605 3Z69 Euston-Derby

70016 4M56 London Gateway-Crewe

70008 4M93 Felixstowe-Lawley St

 

Wednesday 3 September

86632/637 4M54 Tilbury-Crewe

70019 4M56 London Gateway-Crewe

70008 4M93 Felixstowe-Lawley St

 

Thursday 4 September

86610/86605 4M54 Tilbury-Crewe

70008 4M93 Felixstowe-Lawley St

70016 4M56 London Gateway-Crewe

37603/601 Dungeness flasks

90034 WB64 1G40 Euston-New St/1B94 New St-Euston

 

Friday 5 September

86639/613 4M54 Tilbury-Crewe

D1015 0Z47 Washwood Heath-Acton Lane/5Z47 Acton Lane-Crewe

68011 0Z05 Crewe-Norwich

60001 6B10 Peak Forest-Bletchley/6H10 Bletchley-Peak Forest

70016 4M56 London Gateway-Crewe

70001 4M93 Felixstowe-Lawley St

90034 WB64 1G40 Euston-New St/1B94 New St-Euston

 

Saturday 6 September

70803 4L93 Crewe-Felixstowe 

319009 5M81 Wolverton-Bedford

 

Sunday 7 September

92028/038 1Z50 Crewe-Basingstoke

 

Monday 8 September

86638/628 4M54 Tilbury-Crewe

68011 5Z55 Norwich-Wolverton with 11092 and 12116/5Z56 Wolverton-Norwich with 12129 and 12147

70016 4M56 London Gateway-Crewe

70001 4M93 Felixstowe-Lawley St

70003 4L60 Garston-Felixstowe

319006 5M80 Bedford-Wolverton

 

Tuesday 9 September

86622/632 4M54 Tilbury - Crewe

60074 6B10 Peak Forest-Bletchley/6H10 Bletchley-Peak Forest

57315 0Z43 Alton-Derby Etches Park with 31271/31466 ex Mid Hants Diesel Gala

90026 0A06 Crewe-Wembley with ECR66228

66567 4M42 Felixstowe-Ditton with 70803 dit (350ish late)

70016 4M56 London Gateway-Crewe

70018 4M93 Felixstowe-Lawley St

 

Wednesday 10 September

86610/605 4M54 Tilbury - Crewe

86259 0Z86 Willesden-Crewe (to East Lancs)

67030 tnt 67020 1Q29 Derby-Euston-Derby

70020 4M56 London Gateway-Crewe

70018 4M93 Felixstowe-Lawley St

 

Thursday 11 September

86622/632 4M54 Tilbury - Crewe

70020 4M56 London Gateway-Crewe

70018 4M93 Felixstowe-Lawley St

90034 WB64 1G40 Euston-New St/1B94 New St-Euston

37610/37605 Dungeness flasks (with 57002 dit from Willesden)

 

Friday 12 September

86638/628 4M54 Tilbury - Crewe

68009 5Z55 Norwich-Wolverton with mk3 12012/5Z56 Wolverton-Norwich with mk3s 12116/170 (reported failed Wembley)

70020 4M88 Felixstowe-Crewe

70016 4M56 London Gateway-Crewe

70018 4M93 Felixstowe-Lawley St

90034 WB64 1G40 Euston-New St/1B94 New St-Euston

 

 

Wolverton Works moves include 

Arrivals 153314, 150219, 319005/363/006, Anglia MK3s 11092/12116/12012

Departures 150261 (by road), 319009/363*, Anglia MK3s 12129/12147/12116/12170

*5Z19 to Allerton

 

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