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Southampton Area 14th December
Maritime...08530/691....DMD...Nowt....Yard...Nowt....66162 shunter....Arlington...07007...08790.

Problem was we got there later than planned so light going...but did get a phot of the gloom Rolling Eyes .....

Still better than the others I sign of 08810...Martin
I may be joining this debate a little late but I too was looking for the two NBL shunters in the preserved section.
These shunters were part of the BR modernisation plan and went straight into the Capital Stock as far as my records show.  Along with many of the early shunters their reason for being around disappeared with Beeching and the loss of many goods yards and pick-up freights.  Many therefore fell by the wayside, the D2700s going by 1968.  BR brought in the diesel classif ...
LH Services Barton
A quick stop found the following outside the workshop next to the fence:-

08393 EWS
08913 Hunslet
08596 Black

There were two 08's in the compound which I am assuming to be the reported 08575 and 08891?


Crewe IEMD
Had a gander yesterday...08507/704 on Crewe Depot...08757/865/706/567/804/886/995/714/824/495/593/405/737 at the Electric Depot...03073 at the Heritage Centre...56081 at Basford Hall but 'Not to be Moved'...09204 at LNWR...08580/709/907 at Bescot...DB 66's doing the shunting...also saw 07010 and others at sign of recently acquired 31101...probably inside the shed.

Phots on Flickr...

For the 08's I've attached the phots....

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Preserved shunters
09019 now in BR green at the West Somerset
LH Group
Has anyone been to LH Group recently?

Just interested to know if one of the Barclay's (SAM or EMILY) from Cleveland Potash, Tees Dock has turned up for repairs recently.

The reason for asking is that VALIANT (Sentinel 10108) was transferred from Boulby Mine to Tees Dock w/e 8/11/14.  The contract at Boulby having been taken over by Ed Murray & Sons, using two Sentinel locos.

A quick view of Tees Dock last Sunday found one of the Barclays (identity hidden by the hopper house, an ...
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I can't believe its been nearly 6 months since i last uploaded any phots  Shocked

Well, without further ado and all from Vince...

02003 ( D2853 ) - Barrow Hill - 6.11.05

D2858 - Butterly, Midland Railway Centre - 29.8.04
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Two 08's clearly visible from M6 today both in EWS livery! If anyone knows anyone who visited the footbridge along side today, they should of been able to get some good pictures of them!
After a lot of messing about and working out how to restore deleted files to my iPhone! I give to you..
08853 in Wabtec livery sat in their yard in Doncaster!

Glad to get this back for my collection!! Haha thumbleft
Not the best picture, this 1! Was taken on the move from my cab!
Toton No.1 from about 2 years ago..
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