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images of 2000

Photographs taken during 2000. Copyrights remain with the original photographer. See the archive news pages for information on the specific workings mentioned.

january-december 2000

Wigan Springs Branch and Healey Mills, March 2000 (many thanks to Robert Hill for the car, and indeed for driving it...):



19/03/00: Both cabs of 47194 at Wigan Springs Brach Component Recovery Centre, stored and still in one piece. This one moved to WCRC at Carnforth on Fragonset ownership and still survives at Carnforth owned by WCRC.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

19/03/00: 47300 (Civil Engineers) at Wigan, in front of 47304 and 47276.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

19/03/00: 47300 and 47304.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

19/03/00: 47304, with a cab of 47276 glimpsed on the left.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

19/03/00: The lesser remains of 47344, 47467 behind it, 47565 to the right.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

19/03/00: 47363, this also moved to Carnforth whilst owned by Fragonset.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

19/03/00: 47565.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

19/03/00: Later in the same day after the Wigan CRDC photo's, this is the view at Healey Mills where over 15 47s were present at the time. Above, 47218 (front) is attached to 47213, and 47335 is the BR grey loco to the right.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

19/03/00: 47218.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

19/03/00: 47213 and 47335.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

19/03/00: From left to right, 47201, 47307, 47310 and 47355.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

19/03/00: 47201 attached to 47???
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

19/03/00: 47307, right, with 47201.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

19/03/00: 47310, and 47307 on the left.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

19/03/00: 47307 (left) and 47310 again.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

19/03/00: 47310, 47355, 47375.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

19/03/00: 47375.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

19/03/00: 47355. It returned to service with Fragonset.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

19/03/00: 47241, and 47375 on the left.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

21/03/00: 47634 'Holbeck' at Coventry on 1M32 1435 Portsmouth Harbour to Blackpool North, which it worked throughout with 47807 on the rear. 634 survived for another year in service.
Photo Copyright: Spanner

24/06/00: 47302 heads south at Doncaster on a Freightliner with an open engine room door.
Photo Copyright: David Lacy


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