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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 10/04/08.

september 2006


02/09/06: 47245 leaves Crewe in the evening on the return half of a steam charter which it took over from here to Tyseley.
Photo Copyright: Ian Bowland

02/09/06: 47703 at Paignton after arriving on 1Z71, the Compass Tour from Warrington.
Photo Copyright: Darran Moss

02/09/06: 47709 was on the rear, also seen at Paignton.
Photo Copyright: Keith Webber

02/09/06: 47709 at Paignton waiting to depart with the return working to Warrington.
Photo Copyright: Darran Moss

02/09/06: 47811 at Thingley Junction.
Photo Copyright: Kevin Poole

02/09/06: 47818 arriving at Great Yarmouth with 5V29 from Norwich Crown Point.
Photo Copyright: Steve Goodrum

02/09/06: 1V29 is the first through service of the day from Great Yarmouth to London and was worked by 47818 to Norwich.
Photo Copyright: Steve Goodrum

02/09/06: 47818 at Breydon Waters, again with 1V29.
Photo Copyright: Steve Goodrum

02/09/06: 47811 stabled at Exeter in the early hours.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

xx/09/06:47245 at York.
Photo Copyright: John Edwards

05/09/06:47839 at 0Z61, a DRS route learner, taking a break at Wakefield Kirkgate.
Photo Copyright: Mick Collinson

08/09/06: 47192 was used on a private charter on this day, photographed at Cheddleton working the 0915 service to Kingsley & Froghall.
Photo Copyright: Darran Moss

08/09/06: 47839 at Poppleton Park near York on 6Z61.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

09/09/06:47703 working the Dereham to Scarborough NENTA outward working which it hauled to Wymondham, seen at Cemetery Lane Crossing. 47709 was on the rear.
Photo Copyright: Colin Makcrow

09/09/06:47712 at Diss, 1Z41.
Photo Copyright: Colin Makcrow


09/09/06: Two views of 47818 at Whitlingham Junction working 5V29 to Great Yarmouth prior to starting the last booked Saturday of One’s loco hauled diesel workings of 2006.
Two Photo’s Copyright: Steve Woodhouse

09/09/06: The 1000 London-Great Yarmouth was worked by 47818 from Norwich, photographed at Bungallow Lane.
Photo Copyright: Colin Makcrow

09/09/06: 47832 at Reedham on 1Z40, Kings Cross-Lowestoft.
Photo Copyright: Steve Woodhouse


09/09/06: 47832 (front) and 47712 (rear) at Spinks Lane.
Two Photo’s Copyright: Colin Makcrow

09/09/06: 47812 at Stoke Pound near Bromsgrove on 1Z64 Pathfinder charter. A full size view (worth a look) is available by clicking here
. Photo Copyright: Tim Ward

09/09/06: 47826 climbs Drumochter on the outward SRPS railtour.
Photo Copyright: Mouse

09/09/06: 47826 after working 1Z41 from Newcastle at Inverness, with SRPS stock.
Photo Copyright: Dave Earwaker

09/09/06: 47245 at Inverness before working the return half of the tour.
Photo Copyright: Big Bird

09/09/06: 47245 at Newcastle after finishing the tour.
Photo Copyright: Mouse


09/09/06: On the NENTA tour, 47703 (front) and 47709 (rear) at Bootham Stray near York.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious


10/09/06: 47105 and 47376 in use at the Gloucestershire & Warwickshire Railway, 105 working the 1350 Toddington-Cheltenham and 376 on the 1152 Toddington-Winchcombe
Two Photo's Copyright: Tim Ward

10/09/06: 47417 at Swanwick on the Midland Railway Centre.
Photo Copyright: Steve Simister

10/09/06: 47401 at Butterley.
Photo Copyright: Steve Simister

10/09/06: 47401 at Swanwick Junction.
Photo Copyright: Steve Simister

11/09/06: 47703 on Ely West Curve working 5Z48 after the Saturday NENTA.
Photo Copyright: Milky

14/09/06: Very unusual to see a DRS 47 in north Wales, but 47501 worked to(? or in tow behind the 37?) Valley and was seen at Bangor returning with 37259 in tow – the working was 6K41.
Photo Copyright: Alan Crawshaw

14/09/06: 47501 and the 37 after passing through Chester.
Photo Copyright: Dave Bramley


14/09/06: For Sale from Cotswold Rail: 47033 (top) and 47200 (lower) – 033 was part way through restoration and has had a lot of money spent on it due to its owner being very keen on this loco, and 200 had been used regularly until early this year but there hasn’t been much need for no-heat loco’s this year
Two Photo’s Copyright: Phil Scott

14/09/06: 47810, as with 033 and 200 was photographed at Gloucester but is not for sale! It has had its previous owners ‘Porterbrook’ nameplates removed though.
Photo Copyright: Phil Scott

14/09/06: 47828 at Trowse working 1P22, the 1100 London Liverpool Street to Norwich, it was intended to work more services but the faulty DVT in tow had been repaired. 90036 was on the rear (which seems to get hauled by 47’s a lot through little fault of its own…)
Photo Copyright: Steve Goodrum

14/09/06: The remains of 47540 at Sinderby.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst

16/09/06: 47401 in use at the Midland Railway Centre.
Photo Copyright: Martian

16/09/06: 47709 arrives at Horwich Parkway stop on it's way from Marple to Edinburgh.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

16/09/06: 47709 at Edinburgh.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst

16/09/06: 47709 leaving Edinburgh Waverley after arriving on the 0612 Compass Tours charter from Marple via the Settle & Carlisle.

16/09/06: 47703 on the rear of the Waverley-Craigentinny empties at the Edinburgh station.
Photo Copyright: Darran Moss


16/09/06: 47703 at Edinburgh Waverley before the 1712 return to Marple via the West Coast Main Line to Euxton Junction.
Two Photo's Copyright: Richard Boyd

16/09/06: 47826 at Penmaenmawr on the rear of a steam charter (was 47851 involved in this somewhere?) on its way to Holyhead.
Photo Copyright: Alan Crawshaw

16/09/06: 47826 on the rear again at Bangor.
Photo Copyright: Eifion Hughes

19/09/06: 47712 at Clay Cross Junction on the rear of an ECS move to Barrow Hill.
Photo Copyright: Martian

22/09/06: Riviera's DRS leased 47848 'TITAN STAR' at Carlisle with a 37 and 20. The simple livery looks very smart as per when 839 received this shade of blue with a grey roof too back in 2004. 843 'VULCAN' should follow shortly in this livery.
Photo Copyright: Chris Pope

22/09/06: 47815 hauls 37510 and 20311 through Darlington station, heading for Carlisle Kingmoor from Doncaster Wabtec as 0Z19.
Photo Copyright: Andy Galpin

23/09/06: 47703 stands at Poulton-le-Fylde with the 0656 Layton-Edinburgh Compass Tours charter. 703 worked alone on this and the return journey. Any other photo's of the tour would be appreciated, thanks.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

23/09/06: 47703 at Preston working the 0656 Layton-Edinburgh charter, which went via Settle on both portions of the service.
Photo Copyright: Big Bird

24/09/06: 47245 at Carlisle after arrival of 1Z47 1017 York-Carlisle.
Photo Copyright: Andy Galpin

26/09/06: 47811 worked 6Z33 1000 Taunton Fairwater Yard-Westbury and 1300 return. Seen above is the outward working arriving at Westbury. Yesterday (Monday) 811 worked 6Z34 1310 Westbury-Taunton.
Photo Copyright: Kevin Poole


27/09/06: Two views of 47851 after unusually spending the night in Shrewsbury Carriage Sidings after a saloon working the previous day (with 6320 in the photo).
Two Photo’s Copyright: Moggie

30/09/06: 47245 near Calder Bridge on the rear of the 0632 Cleethorpes-Carlisle (851 on the front) which both loco’s gave way to steam loco 30777 at Hellifield.
Photo Copyright: Andy Galpin

30/09/06: 47245 at Stourton on the rear of 1Z43, the Cleethorpes-Carlisle.
Photo Copyright: Tim Ward

30/09/06: 47851 at Hellifield after being removed from the front of the train
Photo Copyright: Andy Galpin

30/09/06: 47709 at Westbury with 1Z83.
Photo Copyright: Kevin Poole

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