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30/08/14

Next to the 6 demic 90s by the mainline ...
08824-08714-08995-08593-08886

Next to the builders yard ...
08804-08757-08865-08706-08567(-90031-90025-58048)

Visible from the roundabout by Morrisons
08737

Visible at the Chester end of the depot (B ...
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Bar two...according to WNXX today.

Anyone know which two so I can watch 'em work whilst they're still allowed Razz

Martin
Introduction
I came across this forum from a search engine when looking to see what type of shunter was being used at a particular site and found it extremely useful.  I don't like lurking, so have joined up.

I work in the rail industry as a supplier of shunting vehicles, mainly for maintenance depots.  These are generally battery powered vehicles for moving passenger stock in and out of depots, although there are a couple of our bigger units working at Lafarge Aggregates, Sileby.  If anyon ...
03 2118
Following Martin's new photo in July another visit finally located the shunter in the locked shed down the yard.  No photo opportunity though just a look through a grubby window!  Another one off the list. thumbright
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Heck works
Ex Dutch 'Class 11' NS653 now reported to be at Heck.
D9523
D9523 has arrived at the Nene Valley Railway for engine repairs after it's failure on the 14's@50 event at the East Lancs.
D2279
Please can anyone confirm if 2279 is still at Rowsley and viewable?
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Whatley
Back down that way today...08652 I presume is derailed... as they have called a crane in....or is it a heron icon_question.gif  Wink

https://www.flickr.com/photos/90265707@N03/14946001591/

Two DB 66's there again this weekend...pretty regular sighting but it as seems strange they run engines all the way from Margam each weekend when there's two local...not that I'm complaining....

https://www.flickr.com/photos/90265707@N03/14945977931/

https://www.flickr.com/photos/90265707@N03/14945 ...
London Underground Schoma 'action'
Not 'shunters' as such  but rumours that the preserved 3 car 1960 Cravens tube stock will be diesel hauled from LU metals at Epping (electrification limit) via a recently reinstated piece of track onto the non electrified Epping Ongar railway for a 3 day Gala at the end of September(26-28th). (note connection from LU to EOR not passed for passenger operation)
As these Schoma diesels are currently being sent away to be converted into battery/ 4th rail electric traction , possibility of last chan ...
Loco on move
It seems there has been a swop from Wolsingham to Teesport, as 08423 is now at the Weardale Railway. What went t'other way though  thinkrgr

08750 is my educated guess.
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