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images of 2005

Photographs used on the Class 47 List news page during 2005. Copyrights remain with the original photographer. See the archive news pages for information on the specific workings mentioned.

october 2005


01/10/05: 47854 on a tour at Claypole on the ECML.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green

01/10/05: 47826 on the rear of the same tour at Claypole.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green

01/10/05: 47316 on 1Z61 0600 Codsall-Penzance at Filton Abbey Wood.
Photo Copyright: Cwmbran

01/10/05: 316 and 714 further on, crossing the Royal Albert Bridge.
Photo Copyright: Keith Webber

01/10/05: 47316 and 47714 at Penzance.
Photo Copyright: Paul Rundle

01/10/05: 714 with 316 at Penzance.
Photo Copyright: Paul Rundle

01/10/05: 47815 at Barrow Hill, no fitted (as the inset highlights) with a multiple working socket. Work on 47839 is also underway to fit the same.
Photo Copyright: Brian Battersby

01/10/05: 47769 - now at Barrow Hill too, awaiting attention having moved last month from the East Lancs Railway.
Photo Copyright: Brian Battersby


01/10/05: Two views in the morning of 47853 on the rear of a charter at Kensington Olympia.
Two Photo's Copyright: H

01/10/05: 47854 runs light through York station at 6pm to attach to the front of a rake of charter stock for the return run to London Kings Cross.
Photo Copyright: Andy Galpin

01/10/05: 47826 was on the other end and remained on the rear.
Photo Copyright: Andy Galpin

02/10/05: 47798 still on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway, at Grosmont.
Photo Copyright: Paul Dugdale

04/10/05: 47851 returning from Fort William on Tuesday at Coatbridge Central with steam loco 62005 and four carriages, heading for the home of WCRC at Carnforth.
Photo Copyright: Gary Lennon

08/10/05: 47813 and 47714 leading 1Z47 at Water Orton.
Photo Copyright: Jamie Squibbs

08/10/05: 47765 at East Leake on the Great Central Railway.
Photo Copyright: Jamie Squibbs


08/10/05: 47813 and 47714 at Peterborough on 1Z47.
Two Photo's Copyright: Nick Green

08/10/05: One to re-open the clag gallery, 813 and 714 in multi leaving Peterborough.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green

08/10/05: 47813 at Trowse on the final Ipswich to Norwich leg of todays Pathfinder tour.
Photo Copyright: Colin Makcrow

08/10/05: 47714 on the rear of 1Z47 at Trowse (the same place/time as the 47813 photo above).
Photo Copyright: Colin Makcrow


08/10/05: 47813 at Diss, and leaving Diss on 1Z47.
Two Photo's Copyright: Steve Goodrum

08/10/05: 47714 leaves Norwich ECS after 813 at the other end had arrived with 1Z47 from Wolverhampton.
Photo Copyright: Steve Goodrum

08/10/05: D1705/47117 at Loughborough Central on the Great Central Railway.
Photo Copyright: Paul Dugdale

08/10/05: 47449/D1566 arrives at Carrog with the 1000 from Llangollen.
Photo Copyright: Rowan Crawshaw

11/10/05: 47303 at Basingstoke with 4O27 0524 Trafford Park-Southampton Maritime which it worked alone throughout.
Photo Copyright: Dave Earwaker

11/10/05: Another view of 47303 at Basingstoke.
Photo Copyright: Dave Earwaker

11/10/05: And 47303 at Eastleigh on further on during 4O27.
Photo Copyright: Pete Norrell


12/10/05: 47805, as viewed at Crewe and Cardiff at the beginning and end of the 1337 Crewe-Cardiff via Chester.
Two Photo's Copyright: Cwmbran

12/10/05: A very pleasing sight, a 47 back on a normal passenger train mid-week, 47805 at Newport with the 2215 Cardiff-Crewe on Wednesday night.
Photo Copyright: Cwmbran

13/10/05: Recently saved from Wigan CRDC, this is the now preserved 47768 standing at the (former?) EWS depot at Barry.
Photo Copyright: Jamie Squibbs

13/10/05: 47847 leading 0Z52 light engine move from Crewe to Barrow Hill.
Photo Copyright: Joe Gornall

14/10/05: 47826 working an ECS from Carnforth to Doncaster for a Saturday tour, at Wennington signal box. 851 was on the rear.
Photo Copyright: Paul Dugdale

14/10/05: 47830 at Evesham with 6Z52 0732 Basford Hall-Honeybourne, these are JNA wagons, which were off to MoD Long Marston.
Photo Copyright: Chris Perkins

14/10/05: 47854 at Easthaven with 1Z26 0555 Kyle of Lochalsh-Dundee.
Photo Copyright: Jamie McEwen
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15/10/05 above: 47145(1), 47488(2), and 47848(3) at Barrow Hill, loco's on this day were being used on trips up and down the yard for passengers, 145 remained stabled but idling for most of the day but worked two trips in the afternoon, 488 was seen at 1045 working top'n'tail with 31110 and 20066 (although the 31 was mostly used as a brake translator).
Three Photo's Copyright: Andy Galpin
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15/10/05: 47488 at work(4), 47575 in the Roundhouse(5), 47769 outside stabled with 848 (6, note 769's bufferbeam area, looking much tidier than it had after being stored outside at Toton for several years!), and 47847(7).
Four Photo's Copyright: Nick Green

15/10/05: Another one out and about was 47712 working on the Severn Valley Railway, 712 had gone to Kidderminster hauling other loco's that were appearing at the railway over the weekend, but due to the failure of class 50 D444 712 was pushed into action for most of the day.
Photo Copyright: Matt Cambourne

15/10/05: Matching stock and loco, 47818 with a set of One stock heading from Norwich to Derby Litchurch Lane. This image was at March.
Photo Copyright: Colin Makcrow

15/10/05: 47818 at Frisby near Melton Mowbray.
Photo Copyright: Ben Wheeler


15/10/05: 47826 with 1Z56 Salisbury to Doncaster return half of a charter at Worting Junction (two angles of...)
Two Photo's Copyright: Dave Earwaker

15/10/05: 47851 at Newark, leading the return Salisbury-Doncaster railtour (1Z56).
Photo Copyright: Nick Green

15/10/05: 47851 leads this Doncaster to Salisbury 'Railtourer' railtour at Frisby near Melton Mowbray, 47826 was on the rear.
Photo Copyright: Ben Wheeler

15/10/05: 47826 on the rear of the tour seen in the 851 pic above, again at Frisby near Melton Mowbray.
Photo Copyright: Ben Wheeler

15/10/05: Stored 47628 at Barrow Hill.
Photo Copyright: Andy Galpin


15/10/05: 47712 on the Severn Valley Railway, at Bewdley(top) and Kidderminster(lower).
Two Photo's Copyright: Brian Battersby



16/10/05: 47145, 47575 and 47780 at Barrow Hill.
Three Photo's Copyright: Mick Hirst

16/10/05: 47851 at Doncaster.
Photo Copyright: David Cooper

19/10/05: 47303 at Ipswich.
Photo Copyright: Sharpo

21/10/05 (not 24th as stated before): 47839 and 47815 in multi at Dundee with 1Z55 Leuchars-Stourbridge excursion.
Photo Copyright: Jamie McEwen

21/10/05: 47839 and 47815 in multi heading south through Carnforth.
Photo Copyright: AN

24/10/05: 47830 at Carlisle on route learning duties for Freightliner.
Photo Copyright: Colin Makcrow

27/10/05: 47402 at Rawtenstall on the rear of 1Z45 to Blackpool North (although 402 was removed before reaching the main line!)
Photo Copyright: Daniel Ferguson

27/10/05: One 47 managed to work on the mainline on this Rawtenstall-Blackpool steamex, although only assisting from the rear on the return journey up the hill leaving Manchester Victoria. At Castleton 47851 led the train onto the East Lancs Railway and hauled the service to its destination, the steam loco (45407) being removed at Bury and 851 running around the stock at Rawtenstall to bring the ECS back to Bury.
Photo Copyright: Peter Weber

27/10/05: Another view of 47851, at Manchester Victoria (as per the other image).
Photo Copyright: Peter Weber

27/10/05: 47816 stabled in the south sidings at Preston, presumably on a break during Freightliner road learning duties.
Photo Copyright: Daniel Ferguson

28/10/05: 47640 (carrying the number 47244) at Shackerstone on the Battlefield Line.
Photo Copyright: Stuart Wood

28/10/05: And at Shenton.
Photo Copyright: Stuart Wood

29/10/05: 47703 at Darlington with a shopping special to London, 1Z30.
Photo Copyright: Andy Galpin

29/10/05: 47832 on the rear.
Photo Copyright: Andy Galpin

29/10/05: 47703 passing through Harringay with 1Z30.
Photo Copyright: Chris Holt

29/10/05: After arriving at Kings Cross 832 hauled the train back empty to Bowes Park, where it reversed and 703 hauled the train into Bounds Green.
Photo Copyright: Chris Holt

30/10/05: 703 worked the empties back from Bounds Green to Kings Cross, and 832 then hauled the return back to Darlington. 703 above was at North Road (Darlington) waiting to work 5Z34 the day after the excursion.
Photo Copyright: Andy Galpin

30/10/05: 47309 and 47358 at Southampton Maritime in late evening.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green

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