February 2009 News Photography - Feb 09 loco log

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The Class 47 List 2000-2009, edited by Shaun C and Crumb. Full copyright details available on the index page.

28/02/09

27/02/09: 47145 has been moved at Gloucester.
Photo Copyright: Aaron Browning

27/02/09: Alternative end of 47145.
Photo Copyright: Aaron Browning

27/02/09: 47760 at Hirst Wood, Saltaire, working 5Z77 1054 Carnforth-Barnetby.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

27/02/09: Slightly later, still on 5Z77, 47760 at Leeds.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

28/02/09: 47773 at South Wigston on 1Z58 Birmingham New Street-York.
Photo Copyright: Jack Mills

26/02/09

26/02/09: 47701 arrived at Meldon Quarry on 25th February 2009, the following day it was seen there shunting.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

26/02/09: 47375 stabled at Preston, after failing and being rescued by 57303 yesterday.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C.

25/02/09: 47810 in Doncaster West Yard.
Photo Copyright: Mick Collinson

25/02/09

25/02/09: A very welcome return for 47798! Seen working 0Z48 route learner from Crewe to Carnforth, passing through Acton Bridge .
Photo Copyright: Mark Barber

24/02/09: 47712 stands at York, stabled with 86902 and 86901.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

23/02/09: 47375 arrives at Carlisle.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

23/02/09: 47375 at Carlisle on a Kilmarnock to Carlisle move.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

23/02/09: 47375 runs round its train at Carlisle before heading to Carlisle Kingmoor. 375 was unlucky after this, suffering a minor derailment in Kingmoor yard and then failing on 25th on the continuation of this move to the south.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

23/02/09: 47727 passes through Bescot.
Photo Copyright: Aaron Browning

22/02/09: 47804 leads the Bedford-Carnforth ECS at Bradwell, north of Milton Keynes Central, before reversal which would give 760 the lead in the journey home.
Photo Copyright: Andrew Chambers

22/02/09: 47760 leads 5Z33 Bedford-Carnforth at Lidlington.
Photo Copyright: Andrew Chambers

23/02/09

22/02/09: 47375 at York working 5Z43 0830 Derby-Kilmarnock.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

21/02/09: 47804 with 47760 in tow arrive at Loughborough on 1Z30 to Carlisle.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

21/02/09: 47804 and 47760 between Beeston North Junction and Lenton South Junction on 1Z30.
Photo Copyright: Peter Weber

22/02/09

15/02/09: 47854 stabled at Carlisle after its failure last week. It returned to Carnforth after rescue by 47760.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

18/02/09: 47716 at Gloucester.
Photo Copyright: Dave Earwaker

18/02/09: Also at Gloucester, 47810 and 47375.
Photo Copyright: Dave Earwaker

19/02/09: 47760 at Carnforth, preparing for weekend tour use.
Photo Copyright: Mushy

19/02/09: 47810 passes Willington running as 0Z50 0746 Gloucester Horton Road to Doncaster West Yard.
Photo Copyright: Mark Birkin

21/02/09: 47787 passes through Shawford running ECS to Portsmouth Harbour for a steam charter to London Waterloo hauled by 34067 'Tangmere'.
Photo Copyright: Andrew Cameron

21/02/09: 47787 on the rear of an ECS from Clapham Yard to Kensington Olympia, seen at Clapham Junction.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

21/02/09: 47787 on the rear of the 1725 Waterloo-Portsmouth Harbour return, on departure from Waterloo (nice to see daylight again at 1725 in the evening).
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

21/02/09: 47804 leads 47760 at Lenton South Junction, avoiding Toton (route closed) on 1Z30 0624 Bedford-Carlisle.
Photo Copyright: Neil Favell

21/02/09: Another shot showing 47760 closer to the camera, and Lenton South Junction.
Photo Copyright: Neil Favell

21/02/09: 47804 and 47760 again.
Photo Copyright: Neil Favell

21/02/09: 47804 with 47760 in tow crossing Ribblehead Viaduct.
Photo Copyright: Sidcup Ginge

21/02/09: 47804 at Carlisle.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

21/02/09: 47760 on the south end for the return to Bedford, also at Carlisle.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

22/02/09: 47760 stabled at Bedford St Johns before returning to Carnforth.
Photo Copyright: Sidcup Ginge

18/02/09

17/02/09: 47727 at Rugby on another trip out.
Photo Copyright: Aaron Browning

17/02/09: 47769 (with 47805) at Crewe, it was reported here a while ago about the Virgn branding having been covered, but I'm not sure if a photo was shown, so here's one anyway.
Photo Copyright: Aaron Browning

17/02/09: Also at Crewe still and photographable from the station are 47848 with 47815, and 37294 which has been moved out from the shed.
Photo Copyright: Aaron Browning

17/02/09: 47830, the serviceable one at Basford Hall, appears to have been parked up with the demic engines. Has anyone seen this in the main yard, or moving lately?
Photo Copyright: Aaron Browning

17/02/09: 47832 at Gresty Bridge.
Photo Copyright: Aaron Browning

16/02/09

14/02/09: 47854 was failed at Grantham on 1Z23 0650 Huntingdon-Carlisle, shown here at Grantham awaiting for 47760 to be removed from the rear of the train.
Photo Copyright: Salisbury Jolly Boys

14/02/09: After the rare failure of a WCRC 47, 760 prepares to attach to 854 to work the train forward to Carlisle, with a stop off at Hellifield to attach 47804 to the rear mark 1 vehicle.
Photo Copyright: Salisbury Jolly Boys

14/02/09: 47760 with 47854 at Retford on 1Z23.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green

14/02/09: 47854 in tow behind 47760, 1Z23 was 72 minutes late at this point.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green

14/02/09: 47760 arrives at Carlisle on 1Z23 with 854 in tow.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

14/02/09: 47760 with 47854 after arrival.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

14/02/09: Alternative Carlisle shot.
Photo Copyright: Salisbury Jolly Boys

14/02/09: 47804 had been assisting with power from the rear to help 47760 along the S&C, on arrival at Carlisle though the brakes were smoking well.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

14/02/09: Inspection of 804's bogies.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

14/02/09: 47804 at Carlisle.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

14/02/09: 47804 waiting to work the 1Z24 return.
Photo Copyright: Salisbury Jolly Boys

14/02/09: 47804 at Doncaster on 1Z24 which it hauled throughout.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

15/02/09: 47760 passing through Leeds hauling the homeward-bound ECS, 5Z26 1203 Peterborough-Carnforth Steamtown.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

15/02/09: 47804 on the rear, at Leeds.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

14/02/09

13/02/09: 47760 stabled in Doncaster West Yard prior to a Saturday charter. It had been with 47854, which was not attached to this formation or present in the station area at the time.
Photo Copyright: 47627

13/02/09

11/02/09: 47540 at Sinderby has a bit of an uncertain future, it is due to move away by road on Saturday 14th February.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

11/02/09: Another view of 47540 at Sinderby.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

11/02/09: 47739, stabled in Tonbridge Yard.
Photo Copyright: John Glover

11/02/09

10/02/09: 47832 stabled between duties at Peterborough, seen from a passing train.
Photo Copyright: Dave Earwaker

11/02/09: 47832 again, this time on the back of driveable saloon Caroline and 37423. 832 was presumably just hitching a lift, it cannot operate in multiple with the 37.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

08/02/09

07/02/09: 47832 passes West Markham, south of Retford, heading north up the ECML light engine.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green

04/02/09: Another former FGW machine but with a less prosperous existence is 47811 at Dagenham Dock - seen with its engine running but not seen moving. It, like its predecessor 841 (which moved to DRS after failure), has never been reported as being seen shunting at Dagenham, but presumably does so reasonably regularly as per 830 at Basford Hall.
Photo Copyright: Mick Collinson

04/02/09

04/02/09: 47375 hauled a '5C99' from Westbury to Old Oak Common after a class 57 suffered damage after hitting a tree, 375 seen at Thatcham heading for London.
Photo Copyright: Howard Osiransky

04/02/09: 47145 at Gloucester.
Photo Copyright: Aaron Browning

04/02/09: 47237 at Gloucester.
Photo Copyright: Aaron Browning

04/02/09: Presumably still owned by Nemesis Rail, 47716 at Gloucester.
Photo Copyright: Aaron Browning

04/02/09: 47716 at Gloucester.
Photo Copyright: Aaron Browning

03/02/09

03/02/09: 47712 passing through Carlisle at 0956 working 4Z43 0945 Carlisle Kingmoor-Haverton Hill.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

03/02/09: Alternative angle of 47712 passing through Carlisle on 4Z43.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

02/02/09: 47848 with 47815 (left) and 47805 with 47769 left during their winter break at the former Crewe DMD.
Photo Copyright: Mike Turner

02/02/09: 47805 and 47769 at Crewe.
Photo Copyright: Mike Turner

02/02/09

02/02/09: 47972 at Carnforth, seen from the station.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C

01/02/09: The repaint of 47292, progressing at Ruddington.
Photo Copyright: Steve Turner

24/01/09: 47787, on a short trip, arrives at Folkestone Harbour for the first of two times on Saturday 24/01/09.
Photo Copyright: Jack Bushell

24/01/09: 47787 at Folkestone Harbour, it was at the Harbour end of a steam charter which was mainly hauled by 34067 'Tangmere'.
Photo Copyright: Jack Bushell

24/01/09: 787 leaving Folkestone Harbour on the rear of the first trip.
Photo Copyright: Jack Bushell

24/01/09: 787 arrives back into Folkestone Harbour on the second and final trip down the hill.
Photo Copyright: Jack Bushell

24/01/09: After the second trip, 787 was hauled back up the hill and then reversed at Folkestone. It worked the charter as far as Ashford International.
Photo Copyright: Jack Bushell


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