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images of 2006

Photographs used on the Class 47 List news page during 2006. Copyrights remain with the original photographer. See the archive news pages for information on the specific workings mentioned - page checked on 10/04/08.

may 2006


03/05/06: 47829 at Crewe, on the right is 47515 awaiting to be scrapped on site.
Photo Copyright: Eifion Hughes

03/05/06: 47812 and 47839 at Crewe.
Photo Copyright: Eifion Hughes

03/05/06: 47770 at Bescot, seen from a passing train.
Photo Copyright: Eifion Hughes

04/05/06: 47805 at Dringhouses near York on a Virgin route learning run.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

04/05/06: 47818 and 47714 at Berkhamstead on 5Z17 Derby-Norwich.
Photo Copyright: Tim Casterton

05/05/06: 47402 on a holiday, seen at Goathland.
Photo Copyright: Darran

05/05/06: 47402 again, at Grosmont working the 1155 service to Pickering.
Photo Copyright: Brian Scott


06/05/06: 47245 at Fort William (top) and at Mallaig (lower).
Two Photo's Copyright: Darran

06/05/06: 47851 at Mallaig, top'n'tailing with 47245.
Photo Copyright: Darran

06/05/06: 47703 at York on a NENTA charter.
Photo Copyright: M.Hirst

06/05/06: 47245 at Achnabobane on the West Highland Line.
Photo Copyright: Jonathan Lewis

06/05/06: 47245 at Bridge of Orchy with the SRPS tour.
Photo Copyright: Jonathan Lewis

06/05/06: 47851 at Bridge of Orchy, tailing 245.
Photo Copyright: Jonathan Lewis

06/05/06: 47812 at Newport, shunting a carriage.
Photo Copyright: Jamie Squibbs

06/05/06: 47760 and 47749 being shunted at Warrington Arpley, having escaped from Crewe Electric depot.
Photo Copyright: Brian Battersby

07/05/06: 47709 at Lakenham working 1Z96 1722 Norwich-Kings Cross steam charter, instead of the rostered steam loco.
Photo Copyright: Steve Goodrum

10/05/06: 47818 at Trowse hauling 5P14 from Colchester to Norwich.
Photo Copyright: Steve Goodrum

10/05/06: 47501 at Rugby on a route learner.
Photo Copyright: Andrew Smith

10/05/06: 47813 pauses at Rugby hauling 87023 and carriages on an ECS.
Photo Copyright: Andrew Smith

11/05/06: 47848 at Bangor on the ECS move from Crewe to Holyhead (5Z47).
Photo Copyright: Eifion Hughes

12/05/06: 47760 at Knottingley, having arrived with 47749 from Warrington after extraction from Crewe Electric a week ago. 47749 was inside the shed being defuelled, and will move on along with 760 to Healey Mills (to be grafitied and vandalised like the others that are there...)
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

13/05/06: 47826 at Ashchurch on the rear of a steam charter to Holyhead - 'The Welsh Dragon'.
Photo Copyright: Jamie Squibbs

13/05/06: 47826 at Bangor on the rear, it was on the rear again for the return journey.
Photo Copyright: Eifion Hughes

13/05/06: The Blue Pullman from London to Oxford involved black loco's, 47703 (above) and on the rear was 47832, seen at Hawkeridge Junction on 1Z43 1652 Oxford-Paddington return journey.
Photo Copyright: Kevin Poole

13/05/06: Meanwhile... the blue loco's were out on a footex - 1Z21 from Liverpool to Cardiff photographed between Newport and Cardiff with 47709 leading.
Photo Copyright: Mark Thomas

13/05/06: 47712 was on the rear of 1Z21.
Photo Copyright: Mark Thomas

17/05/06: 47841 on an unusual jaunt to Penmaenmawr, hauling a stone train back to Basford Hall.
Photo Copyright: Eifion Hughes

18/05/06: 47805 at Bangor working 5Z47 from Crewe to Holyhead.
Photo Copyright: Eifion Hughes

18/05/06: 47355 leading 1Z14 Ilford–Kings Lynn–Middleton Towers–Kings Lynn–Peterborough–Derby, it had taken over 1Z14 here from...
Photo Copyright: EA


18/05/06: 47145 which had worked it in from Ilford.
Photo Copyright: EA


19/05/06: 47813 at Claypole on the ECML with an ECS move.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green

20/05/06: 47839 at Cardiff Central, it was top’n’tailing Newport to Cardiff shuttles on this day with 47815. Does anybody have the full workings for these (or anything else I’ve missed?) Thanks
Photo Copyright: Richard Boyd

21/05/06: 47805 at Leeds on the rear of 1Z49 0858 Leeds-Cardiff which was hauled by 47843.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

21/05/06: 47812 waiting to leave Leeds on the 0838 additional to Cardiff Central.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

21/05/06: 47812 at Bulwark on 1Z47 0838 Leeds-Cardiff.
Photo Copyright:

21/05/06: 47815 at Duffryn.
Photo Copyright: Jamie Squibbs

21/05/06: 47832 at Leeds on 1Z50 0938 Leeds-Cardiff footex. There was no tailing loco on this service.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

21/05/06: 47812 at Wintersett near Wakefield on 1Z47 to Cardiff.
Photo Copyright: Mick Collinson

21/05/06: 47812 at Newport hauling 1Z47 0830 Leeds-Cardiff.
Photo Copyright: Mark Thomas

21/05/06: After the return working, 47812 at Leeds.
Photo Copyright: David Hall

21/05/06: 47832 at Abbotswood, heading for Cardiff.
Photo Copyright: Brian Thomas

21/05/06: 47832, Newport – 1Z59 0938 Leeds-Cardiff.
Photo Copyright: Mark Thomas

21/05/06: Also at Leeds after its days work, 832 with the 1904 from Cardiff (1Z60).
Photo Copyright: David Hall

22/05/06: 47853 at Crewe, on the rear of 5Z49 which ran to Old Oak Common hauled by 47812.
Photo Copyright: John Binch


23/05/06: 47145(top) and 47355(lower) continue their grand tour five days later at Bangor, 1Z14 0853 Crewe-Crewe via Bangor SERCO test train.
Two Photo's Copyright: Eifion Hughes

23/05/06: 47818 hauls 43197 and 43078 (ex short term hire to GNER) at Newton Abbot on 5Z02 1200 Long Marston-Laira.
Photo Copyright: Chris Smetham

25/05/06: On 5Z47 from Crewe Carriage Shed to Holyhead, 47848 passes through LlanfairPG.
Photo Copyright: Eifion Hughes

25/05/06: 47528, Doncaster.
Photo Copyright: Andrew Frodsham

27/05/06: 47832 at Meadowhall with 1Z41, a Barnsley-Cardiff footex. 47703 was on the rear.
Photo Copyright: Crumb

27/05/06: 47832 at Kings Norton hauling the 1138 Barnsley-Cardiff footex.
Photo Copyright: Natalie Whittington

27/05/06: 47245 and 47643 at Bo’ness, 245 being present for the following days SRPS tour.
Photo Copyright: Darran Moss

27/05/06: 47643 at Birkhill.
Photo Copyright: Darran Moss

28/05/06: In the summer where, via SRPS, 47s started to venture to unusual places in Scotland, 47245 was photographed at Kyle with 47851 at the other end on a charter from Linlithgow. The outward trip was 1Z43 0817 Lintlithgow to Kyle, and 245 above was about to work the 1Z44 return.
Photo Copyright: Keith Webber

28/05/06: 47851 at Strathcarron on the outward run - 1Z43.
Photo Copyright: Keith Webber
47245 Perth
47245 Strathcarron
47851 Strathcarron
47851 Garve
47245 Kyle of Lochalsh
47851 Kyle of Lochalsh
28/05/06: Six images of 47245 and 47851 on the SRPS railtour.
Photo Copyright: Darran Moss

28/05/06: 47832 at Ashchurch on a Barnsley-Cardiff footex. There was no tailing loco on this service.
Photo Copyright: Jamie Squibbs


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