March 2009 News Photography

Photography remains the copyright of the photographers stated and photographs have been used here with their permission.
The Class 47 List 2000-2009, edited by Shaun C and Crumb. Full copyright details available on the index page.

30/04/09

26/04/09: 47640 on the Battlefield Line.
Photo Copyright: Aaron Browning

26/04/09: The other side of 640.
Photo Copyright: Aaron Browning

25/04/09: 47804 stands at York heading for a weekend away, working 1Z47 0617 Huntingdon-Inverness.
Photo Copyright: Big Bird

25/04/09: 804 after arrival at Inverness.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

26/04/09: 47804 in the far north platforms at Inverness prior to working 1Z48 0900 Inverness-Kyl of Lochalsh.
Photo Copyright: Big Bird

26/04/09: 47760 on the rear at Inverness.
Photo Copyright: Big Bird

26/04/09: 47760 at Inverness.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

26/04/09: 47804 at Kyle after arrival from Inverness.
Photo Copyright: Big Bird

26/04/09: 47804 at Kyle of Lochalsh.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

26/04/09: 47760 at Kyle, shunting between platforms to make room for an incoming passenger train.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

26/04/09: 47804 on the other end, returning to the station.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

27/04/09: 47760 at Inverness before heading back south on 1Z47 0937 Inverness-Edinburgh.
Photo Copyright: Big Bird

27/04/09: 47760 at Blair Atholl on 1Z47 0937 Inverness-Edinburgh.
Photo Copyright: Big Bird

27/04/09: 47760 at Blair Atholl on 1Z47 0937 Inverness-Edinburgh.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

27/04/09: 47760 arrives at Doncaster on 1Z48 1619 Edinburgh-Huntingdon.
Photo Copyright: Malcolm Clements

27/04/09: 47760 at Doncaster.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

27/04/09: 47804 on the rear of 1Z48 at Doncaster.
Photo Copyright: Malcolm Clements

27/04/09: 47832, stabled at York.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

27/04/09: Another DRS loco, 47791 at Barrow Hill.
Photo Copyright: Martian

28/04/09: 47832 at York.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

29/04/09: 47832 at York.
Photo Copyright: Mister Stoat

30/04/09: 31415 and 47716 on the move for the first time since 15th January 2009, heading for Barrow Hill - seen entering the loop at Spetchley on tow behind 47237.
Photo Copyright: Steve Tucker

30/04/09: A view of 47716 on the rear of the formation.
Photo Copyright: Steve Tucker

30/04/09: 47727 at Stoke Canon, Devon, on 6Z44 1115 Rugby OLE-Tavistock Junction Yard.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

27/04/09

23/04/09: 47851 at Todmorden heading for Bath.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst

23/04/09: 47749 with 47739 in multiple at Great Bourton.
Photo Copyright: Darren Wetherall

23/04/09: 47739 and 47749.
Photo Copyright: Darren Wetherall

25/04/09: 47804 at Askern Bar south of York working 1Z47 0617 Huntingdon-Inverness.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

25/04/09: 47760 on the rear.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

25/04/09: 47804 at Slochd, still heading for Inverness.
Photo Copyright: Roddy MacPhee

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Photo Copyright: Darren Wetherall

25/04/09: 47818 departs Loughborough with 43056 on the rear heading back to Great Western.
Photo Copyright: David Hall

26/04/09: 47851 crosses Denby Dale Viaduct north of Penistone on 1Z57 with the Queen of Scots rake in tow.
Photo Copyright: Martin Taylor

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Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst

25/04/09: Quorn, 2C09 1045 Loughborough Central-Rothley Brook.
Photo Copyright: David Hall

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Photo Copyright: David Hall

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Photo Copyright: Gordon Glossop

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Photo Copyright: David Hall

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Photo Copyright: Gordon Glossop

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Photo Copyright: Crumb

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Photo Copyright: Crumb

26/04/09: Update on 47292, roof now painted in gloss.
Photo Copyright: Steve Turner

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Photo Copyright: Brian Sherrington

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Photo Copyright: 47581

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Photo Copyright: Martian

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Photo Copyright: Brian Sherrington

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Photo Copyright: 47581

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Photo Copyright: 47581

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Photo Copyright: Martian

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Photo Copyright: Brian Sherrington

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Photo Copyright: Brian Sherrington

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Photo Copyright: David Hall

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Photo Copyright: David Hall

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Photo Copyright: Gordon Glossop

25/04/09: 47714 at Quorn & Woodhouse.
Photo Copyright: David Hall

26/04/09: 47714 at Quorn & Woodhouse.
Photo Copyright: Crumb

25/04/09

23/04/09: 47851 stands at Leeds before hauling 1Z43 0558 Leeds-Bath via Skipton and Hereford.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

23/04/09: 47769 and 47848 stabled at Crewe.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

23/04/09: 47826 at Bath Spa on the rear of 5Z43 1252 Bath-Westbury. The dates on the side ref. the Scarborough Spa Express state 22/07 to 28/08 with no year mentioned, these are last years dates - for anyone interested this year that service runs from 21/07 to 03/09.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

23/04/09: 47826 worked the return charter 1Z44 1621 Bath-Skipton from Bath to Skipton as far as Leeds where the train reversed and 851, seen above at Leeds after reversal, hauled the train onwards.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

24/04/09: 47237 seen at Coppenhall Moss, Cheshire, with 5Z44 0830 Kilmarnock-Laira TMD.
Photo Copyright: Anthony Flusk

24/04/09: At Bristol Temple Meads 5Z44 0830 Kilmarnock-Laira became 47818 rather than 47237. 818 seen on 5Z44 above at Newton Abbot.
Photo Copyright: Driff47844

25/04/09: 47804 at Egmanton hauling 1Z47 0617 Huntingdon-Inverness.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green

25/04/09: 47760 on the rear, also at Egmanton.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green

24/04/09

11/04/09: 47786 stands at Perth before working 1Z48 1550 Perth-Cleethorpes which had 798 at the other end.
Photo Copyright: Mark Hodgson

18/04/09: 47540, still at Sinderby.
Photo Copyright: Andrew Dutton

18/04/09: 47804 stands at Paignton before heading empty to Kingswear for the return 1Z48 1612 Kingswear-Norwich (which ended up being worked by 854, 804, 245 and terminating at Ely!).
Photo Copyright: Keith Webber

18/04/09: 47854 (near) and 47804 at Kingswear.
Photo Copyright: Keith Webber

18/04/09: 47854 at Kingswear.
Photo Copyright: Keith Webber

20/04/09: 47832 on 6Z47 1035 Ashford-Newton Abbot Hackney Yard at Wolfhall near Bedwyn.
Photo Copyright: Howard Osiransky

23/04/09: 47245 at London Liverpool Street after working 5Z40 0615 Southall-Liverpool Street.
Photo Copyright: mark840

23/04/09: Another view of 47245.
Photo Copyright: mark840

23/04/09: 47851 approaches Pilning station working 1Z43 0558 Leeds-Bath Spa with 47826 on the rear.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

23/04/09: 47826 at Freshford on 5Z44 1549 Westbury-Bath Spa.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

23/04/09: 47826 at Manchester Victoria working 1Z44 1621 Bath-Skipton, on departure from here 47851 was started up to provide ETS, rather than 826 at the front.
Photo Copyright: Matt G.

24/04/09: 47760 passes Moat Hills Level Crossing near Doncaster working 5Z47 0828 Carnforth-Peterborough.
Photo Copyright: Chris Wall

23/04/09

20/04/09: 47786 (not 851 as incorrectly listed on the news page initially) on the rear of the 5Z32 ECS back from Lincoln to Carnforth at Leeds Midland Road.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

21/04/09: 47237 arrives at Moorthorpe on 5Z46 1000 Gloucester-Heaton.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

21/04/09: 47237 stands waiting time at Moorthorpe.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

21/04/09: Other side of 237 at Moorthorpe.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

21/04/09: 237 continuing with 5Z46 to Heaton, at Poppleton Gate north of York.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

21/04/09: 47635 at Rowsley.
Photo Copyright: Martian

21/04/09: 47832 crosses the flood channel at Exeter south of St Davids station on 0Z47 0900 Newton Abbot Hackney Yard to Stowmarket.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

19/04/09

13/04/09: 47760 at Dringhouses, York, hauling 1Z25 1330 Edinburgh-York.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

17/04/09: 47843 and 47805 arrive at Carlisle hauling 1Z41 0503 Hooton-Inverness.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

17/04/09: 47805 and 47843, Carlisle.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

17/04/09: 47843 and 47805, Carlisle.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

17/04/09: 47805 and 47843 depart Carlisle.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

17/04/09: 47805 leading now with 47843 working in multiple with it, seen departing Inverness on the return leg to Hooton.
Photo Copyright: L.Goodison

17/04/09: 47580 returned to the mainline on the 16th April 2009, the following day it hauled 50026, 37308 and 50135 in LoadHaul livery on 6O88 from Old Oak Common to Eastleigh - seen at Trumps Lane near Virginia Water.
Photo Copyright: Ian Parish

17/04/09: 47851 at Celanese Sidings, Spondon.
Photo Copyright: Arjay

18/04/09: 47854 hauling the 1612 Kingswear-Norwich NENTA charter at Rewe.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

18/04/09: 47804 on the rear, also at Rewe.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

18/04/09: 47798 at Carlisle after working 1Z34 0638 Spondon-Carlisle with 47851 on the rear.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

18/04/09: 47851 at Carlisle.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

18/04/09: 47843 stands alongside 47798 at Carlisle.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

18/04/09: 47839 at Carlisle prior to working its first passenger working of the year, the return leg of the Compass charter via the Settle & Carlisle and Shrewsbury/Codsall back to Stafford.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

18/04/09 - 47854 and Shaun C photo's from the weekend

Running a few days behind on photographs following a computer problem, easiest thing to do is to upload my own photo's from the weekend, and this other shot of 47854.
Next photo update will be on Sunday evening.

18/04/09: 47854, under a mile west of Westbury station at Signal W103 - where it stopped for the reason shown here. 47804 pushed the train into Westbury and hauled the train forward after a three hour delay, which included the removal of 47854 from the train.
Photo Copyright: Chicken

17/04/09: 47843 and 47805 in multiple run into Preston on Compass Tours Hooton-Inverness charter.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C.

17/04/09: 47805 during a pathing stop at Perth.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C.

17/04/09: 47843 and 47805 after arrival at Inverness.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C.

18/04/09: 47843 at Stafford before hauling the 0745 charter to Carlisle via Codsall and Shrewsbury, with 47839 for company at the rear of the train rather than the previous days multi pair up of 843 with 47805.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C.

18/04/09: 47843 departs Crewe for Carlisle via the WCML, with 47786 to the right.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C.

18/04/09: 47843 again departing Crewe on the Compass Tour.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C.

18/04/09: 47839 on the rear of the Carlisle charter at Crewe.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C.

18/04/09: 47786 with 'something else' at Crewe after being replaced by a steam loco on their Saturday charter. 786 had been on the rear of the charter to Crewe.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C.

18/04/09: 47237 and 47145 in view from the end of Gloucester station platform 1.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C.

18/04/09: 47716, the only other 47 at Gloucester.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C.

18/04/09: 47854 leads the return Kingswear to Norwich charter at Dawlish.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C.

18/04/09: 47804 was on the rear, at Dawlish.
Photo Copyright: Shaun C.

14/04/09

11/04/09: 47701, stabled at Meldon Quarry.
Photo Copyright: Keith Webber

11/04/09: 47760 stands at Millburn Yard, Inverness, with a few carriages from the Great Briton charter.
Photo Copyright: Roddy MacPhee

13/04/09: Another shot of 47701 at Meldon Quarry, awaiting future developments.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

13/04/09: 47760 heading back south at Retford.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green

13/04/09: And 760 seen from the other side of the line at Retford.
Photo Copyright: Richard Green

13/04/09: 47854 at Bristol Temple Meads on 1Z22 0843 Dumbarton-Taunton, which it had hauled from Carnforth.
Photo Copyright: Cwmbran

13/04/09: 47804 on the rear of 1Z22 at Bristol.
Photo Copyright: Cwmbran

13/04/09

10/04/09: 47786 leads the Carnforth-Barnetby ECS at Worlaby Carrs.
Photo Copyright: David Hall

11/04/09: 47375 at Rotherham.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

12/04/09: 47401 at Butterley.
Photo Copyright: David Hall

12/04/09: 47401 at Butterley before swapping turns with a steam loco, see news page for Sunday 12/04.
Photo Copyright: David Hall

12/04/09: 47401 at Butterley shunting stock to work the 1100 service in place of a steam loco.
Photo Copyright: David Hall

12/04/09: 47401 at Swanwick.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

12/04/09: 47401 at Swanwick Junction having just replaced a steam loco on the return leg of the 1240 round trip from Butterley.
Photo Copyright: Salisbury Jolly Boys

12/04/09: 47401 arriving at Butterley on the 1240 from Butterley round trip, which it had worked just the half mile from Swanwick.
Photo Copyright: Salisbury Jolly Boys

12/04/09: 47401 at Hammersmith on the 1425 from Butterley.
Photo Copyright: Salisbury Jolly Boys

12/04/09: 47401 shunting stock after finishing its passenger turns for the day.
Photo Copyright: David Hall

12/04/09: Preserved 47785 at Kirkby Stephen East.
Photo Copyright: Paul Hatton

12/04/09: 47828 at Barrow Hill.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

12/04/09

02/04/09: 47727 passes through Banbury on 6Z48 Burton-Dollands Moor, with seven wagons in tow.
Photo Copyright: Tim Casterton

04/04/09: 47580 arriving at Wymondham on the 1015 from Dereham.
Photo Copyright: Stuart M

04/04/09: 47580 at Wymondham before working the 1115 back to Dereham.
Photo Copyright: Stuart M

08/04/09: 47760 departs Hereford following a steam charter from Bristol to Preston.
Photo Copyright: Steve Tucker

08/04/09: 47145 at Gloucester.
Photo Copyright: Aaron Browning

08/04/09: 47818 at Gloucester.
Photo Copyright: Aaron Browning

08/04/09: 47237 stands at Shipley with a partly loaded scrap train which would depart the following day.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

08/04/09: 47292 in undercoat at the Great Central Railway (Nottingham), prior to a coat of rail-blue being applied.
Photo Copyright: Steve Turner

09/04/09: 47237 on 6V67 1040 Shipley Crossley Evens-Cardiff Tidal Sidings passing Leeds Midland Road Freightliner depot.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

09/04/09: 47237 on 6V67 at Belper.
Photo Copyright: Rob Reedman

10/04/09: 47786 leads 5Z47 0955 Carnforth-Barnetby, passing a farm crossing at Eastburn, north of Steeton & Silsden.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

10/04/09: 47798 on the rear of 5Z47, again at Eastburn.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

10/04/09: 47804 stands at Taunton before working 1Z27 0757 Taunton-Dumbarton Central.
Photo Copyright: Keith Webber

10/04/09: 47804 at Charlton on 1Z27.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

10/04/09: 47804 at Bristol Temple Meads on 1Z27.
Photo Copyright: Keith Webber

10/04/09: 47804 at Crewe on 1Z27.
Photo Copyright: Keith Webber

11/04/09: 47798 arrives at Scunthorpe with the 1Z47 0609 Cleethorpes-Perth.
Photo Copyright: Darran Moss

11/04/09: 47798 at Newcastle leading 1Z47 0609 Cleethorpes-Perth.
Photo Copyright: Brian Sherrington

11/04/09: 47786 at Newcastle on the rear of 1Z47 0609 Cleethorpes-Perth.
Photo Copyright: Brian Sherrington

11/04/09: 47786 at Perth before working 1Z48 1550 Perth-Cleethorpes.
Photo Copyright: Darran Moss

11/04/09: 47798 at the north end of Perth station.
Photo Copyright: Darran Moss

11/04/09: 47854 at Barnsley on the rear of 1Z73 0634 Huddersfield-Stratford Upon Avon which was hauled by 57601 after the failure of 47851.
Photo Copyright: Malcolm Clements

08/04/09

05/04/09: 47105 at Winchcombe (station and yard on the left) at the rear of the 1210 Toddington to Cheltenham Racecourse. 24081 was at the front.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

05/04/09: 105 departs Winchcombe on the 1505 Winchcombe-Toddington. Confirmed workings of this from Saturday and Sunday for the preservation page would be welcome...thanks.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

05/04/09: 47787 arrives at Inverkeithing to pick up some stock to haul to Bo'ness.
Photo Copyright: Andrew Cameron

07/04/09: 47237 is back in use after a few weeks out of service, seen passing Leeds Freightliner terminal hauling 6E66 0948 Cardiff Tidal Sidings-Shipley.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

07/04/09: 47237 arrives at its destination, Shipley.
Photo Copyright: Paul Hatton

07/04/09: 47818 at Bristol Parkway heading light from Gloucester to Laira.
Photo Copyright: Aaron Browning

07/04/09: Another shot of 47818 at Bristol Parkway.
Photo Copyright: Aaron Browning

06/04/09

04/04/09: 47449 at Llangollen before the 1030 to Carrog.
Photo Copyright: Gordon Glossop

04/04/09: 47449 stands at Glyndyfrdwy working the 1115 Carrog-Llangollen.
Photo Copyright: Gordon Glossop

04/04/09: 47786 after arrival at Carlisle on 1Z34 0638 Spondon-Carlisle.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

04/04/09: 47798 at Carlisle before working 1Z35 1514 Carlisle-Chesterfield.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

04/04/09: 47798 at Chesterfield at the end of 1Z35.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

05/04/09: At a foot crossing at Kirkthorpe, near Normanton, 47798 hauls 5Z34.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

05/04/09: 47786 on the rear of 5Z34.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

05/04/09

04/04/09: 47105 at Hailes Cutting working a 1410 Toddington-Cheltenham Racecourse.
Photo Copyright: 1W03

04/04/09: 105 departing Cheltenham Racecourse on the return at Southam Road Bridge with the 1500 to Toddington.
Photo Copyright: 1W03

04/04/09: 47401 seen at Swanwick Junction Yard. The loco will see use there in service alongside a steam loco on Sunday 12th April.
Photo Copyright: Mark Jackson

04/04/09: 47449 at Carrog running round the set after the 1400 from Llangollen.
Photo Copyright: Simon Travers

04/04/09: 449 at Llangollen after the 1500 from Carrog.
Photo Copyright: Simon Travers

04/04/09: Detached from the stock after the 1500 from Carrog.
Photo Copyright: Simon Travers

04/04/09: 449 at Llangollen running round again to work the 1600 to Carrog.
Photo Copyright: Simon Travers

04/04/09: 47786 at Carlisle.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

04/04/09: 798 at the other end at Carlisle.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

04/04/09: A stranger in town, 47854 at the west shed at Butterley.
Photo Copyright: Mark Jackson

04/04/09

03/04/09: 47798 passes Midland Road Freightliner depot near Leeds hauling a Carnforth to Spondon ECS.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

03/04/09: 47786 was on the rear.
Photo Copyright: Wardy

03/04/09: 47798, stabled at Celanese Sidings, Spondon.
Photo Copyright: Arjay


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