September 2009 News Photography

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

30/09/09

26/09/09: 47501 at Postwick on the last weekend of the Anglian drags for 2009 which passed by very quietly.
Photo Copyright: Marvin Peanuts

26/09/09: 47501 at Stracey Arms on the way to Great Yarmouth.
Photo Copyright: Marvin Peanuts

26/09/09: 47501 at Stracey Arms heading for Norwich.
Photo Copyright: Marvin Peanuts

26/09/09: 47786 at Perth on the rear of the Kyle charter.
Photo Copyright: Richard Boyd

26/09/09: 47826 at Moy with 1Z47 0508 Paisley Gilmore Street to Kyle.
Photo Copyright: Roddy MacPhee

26/09/09: 47826 at Kyle. The ECS between the out and back tour ran to Gourock.
Photo Copyright: Richard Boyd

27/09/09: 47635 at Rowsley.
Photo Copyright: Mike Turner (and Ian Hodge)

28/09/09: On the way from Meldon Quarry to Crewe, 47727 is seen after reversing at Exeter St Davids.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

28/09/09: 47727, Exeter.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

30/09/09: 47787 at Chessie heading northbound at 1611.
Photo Copyright: Martian

30/09/09: Heading back south at Chessie after 1700.
Photo Copyright: Martian

28/09/09

19/09/09: 47306, Bodmin Parkway, 1000 from Bodmin General.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

19/09/09: 47306 at Charlies Gate on the 1025 Bodmin Parkway to Bodmin General.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

20/09/09: 47580 near Newtondale working the late running 2P75 1550 Grosmont-Pickering in place of D1023.
Photo Copyright: Martin Taylor

22/09/09: 47787 at Steventon, near Didcot, with 2Z02 from Bristol to Tyseley.
Photo Copyright: Howard Osiransky

22/09/09: 47580 at Derby on 0Z55 Grosmont-Tyseley.
Photo Copyright: Rob Reedman

22/09/09: 47580 at Derby on 0Z55 Grosmont-Tyseley.
Photo Copyright: Rob Reedman

23/09/09: 47501 on standby duties at Colchester.
Photo Copyright: Mike Turner

24/09/09: 47805 and 47839 at Water Orton working 6Z48 1305 Burton to Dollands Moor.
Photo Copyright: Mike Turner

24/09/09: 47802 stands at Carlisle before working a private charter to Whitehaven, the return portion was worked by 37688 which can be seen on the rear.
Photo Copyright: Darren Armstrong

26/09/09: 47802 at Carlisle for the Community Rail event.
Photo Copyright: Darren Armstrong

26/09/09: 47802 at Carlisle.
Photo Copyright: David C.

26/09/09: 47802 wasn't the only 47 present, with XP64 blue 47853 failing on Friday it was still in position after being dumped to represent some history of the class 47 fleet.
Photo Copyright: David C.

26/09/09: 47810 being repainted at Barrow Hill.
Photo Copyright: Martian

26/09/09: 47810 at Barrow Hill, perhaps aiming to catch up with 47832 in the number-of-repaints contest.
Photo Copyright: Martian

26/09/09: 47703 at Leeming Bar.
Photo Copyright: Brian Sherrington

26/09/09: 47715 at Leeming Bar, there was no sign of 47540 here on this occasion.
Photo Copyright: Brian Sherrington

26/09/09: 47727 heads through Taunton running light to Okehampton.
Photo Copyright: Driff47844

27/09/09: 47417 at the Midland Railway Centre.
Photo Copyright: Martian

27/09/09: 47761 at the Midland Railway Centre.
Photo Copyright:

26/09/09: 47306 at Bodmin General.
Photo Copyright: 47581

26/09/09: 47306 at Bodmin General.
Photo Copyright: 47581

27/09/09: 47727 at Meldon Quarry.
Photo Copyright: Tim Solomon

27/09/09: 47727 at Meldon Quarry.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky, with permission

27/09/09: 1030 Meldon Quarry-Okehampton.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

27/09/09: 47727 at Meldon Quarry East Junction on the 1230 from Meldon Quarry to Okehampton.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

27/09/09: 47727 at Okehampton.
Photo Copyright: Tim Solomon

27/09/09: 47727 at Okehampton.
Photo Copyright: Tim Solomon

27/09/09: 47765 had a test run on Sunday, with 47292 for company in case of problems, though no issues occurred.
Photo Copyright: Steve Turner

27/09/09: 47765 and 47292 at Rushcliffe Halt.
Photo Copyright: Steve Turner

27/09/09: 47727 with unit 1132 at Meldon Quarry.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

27/09/09: 47292, with 47765, at Rushcliffe Halt.
Photo Copyright: Steve Turner

22/09/09

18/09/09: 47580 at Grosmont with the 1330 to Pickering.
Photo Copyright: Simon Travers

18/09/09: 47640 on the Battlefield Line.
Photo Copyright: Mike Turner

18/09/09: 47640 at Shackerstone.
Photo Copyright: Rob Reedman

18/09/09: 47853 in tow behind 66171 at Hatch near Basingstoke on 6M44 from Eastleigh to Wembley. Does anyone know on what move 853 then moved to Warrington?
Photo Copyright: Howard Osiransky

19/09/09: 47853 at Warrington Arpley the day after 6M44 to Wembley.
Photo Copyright: David Hennessey

19/09/09: 47640 before working the 1415 Shackerstone to Shenton. It then worked the 1445 back.
Photo Copyright: Andrew Frodsham

19/09/09: 47749 at Carlisle Kingmoor.
Photo Copyright: D.Armstrong

19/09/09: 47580 at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway.
Photo Copyright: Neil Exley

20/09/09: 47580 at Battersby after the 0915 from Whitby.
Photo Copyright: Simon Travers

20/09/09: 47580 at Glaisdale on the 1355 Battersby to Whitby.
Photo Copyright: David Hall

20/09/09: 47580 shunts stock at Whitby for the 1540 back to Grosmont.
Photo Copyright: David Hall

20/09/09: 47580 at Whitby with the 1540 to Grosmont.
Photo Copyright: Simon Travers

20/09/09: 47580 departs Goathland on the late running 1550 from Grosmont to Pickering.
Photo Copyright: David Hall

20/09/09: 47580 between Goathland and Leversham on the 1550 Grosmont to Pickering, vice Western.
Photo Copyright: Simon Travers

20/09/09: 47787 at Sutton on Trent heading ECS back to Carnforth.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green

20/09/09: 47826 on the rear of 47787's train.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green

20/09/09: 47851 at Tuxford on the rear of a 57601 hauled ECS.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green

18/09/09

11/09/09: 47117 with 47714 in tow at Rothley on Friday. Does anyone have a list of the workings these two loco's worked on Friday?
Photo Copyright: Darren Wetherall

11/09/09: 47117 at Woodthorpe Road, having departed Loughborough.
Photo Copyright: Darren Wetherall

11/09/09: 47714 departs Rothley.
Photo Copyright: Darren Wetherall

11/09/09: 47714 departs Rothley, with 47117 in tow.
Photo Copyright: Darren Wetherall

12/09/09: 47714 at Quorn.
Photo Copyright: Darren Wetherall

13/09/09: 47712 at Carlisle. Later on it suffered a traction motor fire whilst on an unknown move which had the code of 0Z48, it received attention from the fire brigade at Carlisle Kingmoor after delaying some trains on the main line.
Photo Copyright: Darren Armstrong

13/09/09: 47760 at Marholm returning a set of stock and 47245 (on the rear) to Carnforth.
Photo Copyright: Darren Wetherall

14/09/09: 47501 at London Liverpool Street being attached to a faulty DVT to work 1P52 1750 London to Norwich.
Photo Copyright: Nick Scott

14/09/09: And 47501 at Norwich.
Photo Copyright: Nick Scott

16/09/09: 47804 at Loch a' Chuilinn, between Achanalt and Lochluichart on 1H81 0845 Kyle of Lochalsh to Carrbridge.
Photo Copyright: Roddy MacPhee

16/09/09: 47804 at Slochd Summit on 1H81.
Photo Copyright: Roddy MacPhee

16/09/09: 47812 with 73133 in tow having passed Dawlish Warren, 812 dragging the 73 from Taunton Fairwater Yard to Plymouth's Tavistock Junction Yard.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

16/09/09: 47812 with 73133 in tow departs Newton Abbot heading to Tavistock Junction Yard where it deposted the 73 and picked up some track machines.
Photo Copyright: Driff47844

17/09/09: 47812 at Exminster Swans Nest Bridge on 6Z47 0955 Tavistock Junction Yard to Rugby.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

17/09/09: A nice double-clag shot of 47805 leading 47839 aat Banbury working 6Z48 1305 Burton-Dollands Moor.
Photo Copyright: Darren Wetherall

17/09/09: 47812 at Rugby, destination of 6Z47 from Devon.
Photo Copyright: Darren Wetherall

15/09/09

06/09/09: 47765 at Ruddington.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

06/09/09: 47292 at Ruddington.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

12/09/09: 47117 was being moved around by 5pm by a class 20, and 47714 was also in the formation having failed. Both should have been on the 1700 to Leicester North, but this train was worked by D123. The two 47s managed better on Sunday and did indeed work the 1700 in tandem.
Photo Copyright: David Hall

12/09/09: 47714, a 20 and 47117 at Loughborough.
Photo Copyright: Tim Solomon

12/09/09: 47714 at Leicester North after working the 1510 from Loughborough, retimed from 1505.
Photo Copyright: Keith Webber

12/09/09: 47714 before failing at Loughborough, having worked the 1548 from Leicester.
Photo Copyright: David Hall

12/09/09: 47714 at Loughborough.
Photo Copyright: David Hall

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

12/09/09: 47760 leads the 0604 Stevenage to Carlisle at Cromwell.
Photo Copyright: David Hall

12/09/09: 47810 at Barrow Hill.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

13/09/09: 47117 at Leicester North.
Photo Copyright: Ian Hodge

13/09/09: 47714 at Loughborough.
Photo Copyright: Ian Hodge

12/09/09: 47237 is still stabled at Gloucester.
Photo Copyright: David Roberts

13/09/09: 47760 returns it's train with 245 on the rear at Carlton, running as 5Z77 to Carnforth.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green

14/09/09: 47580 hauls 226007, 37901, D1023 and 55022 on 0Z48 to Grosmont.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

14/09/09

04/09/09: 47640 on the Battlefield Line.
Photo Copyright: Richard Boyd

04/09/09: 47640 on the Battlefield Line.
Photo Copyright: Richard Boyd

04/09/09: 47640 at Shenton.
Photo Copyright: Ian Hodge

04/09/09: 47640 at Shenton.
Photo Copyright: Ian Hodge

05/09/09: 47401, Swanwick.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

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Photo Copyright: Big Sky

05/09/09: 47761, Swanwick.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

05/09/09: 47488, Barrow Hill.
Photo Copyright: Big Sky

06/09/09: 47798 taking pride (ahem) of place at the NRM, outside next to a coal bunker and some faded loco's and stock.
Photo Copyright: David Hennessey

09/09/09: 47270, seen at Washwood Heath presumably being returned to mainline use, with an oddly positioned central headlight. Headlights fitted to locomotives that didn't have them from new were generally offset closer to the drivers window, in line with the driver's line of vision for night driving.
Photo Copyright: Neil Boden

10/09/09: 47848 and 47839 at Small Heath on 6Z48 1305 Burton to Dollands Moor.
Photo Copyright: Nick Scott

10/09/09: 47848 and 47839 pass Oxford on 6Z48, shortly before the failure of 47848. Did the train continue unaided?
Photo Copyright: Mark Pike, thanks to Mark Jamieson

10/09/09: 47848 and 47839 receiving attention from the fire services to an unknown fault on 6Z48, seen at Didcot at 1640.
Photo Copyright: David Guy

11/09/09: 47828 and 47813 at Doncaster.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious

12/09/09: 47703 at Leeming Bar.
Photo Copyright: John Lodge

12/09/09: 47117 at Loughborough.
Photo Copyright: Keith Webber

12/09/09: 47760 at Tuxford, ECML.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green

12/09/09: 47245 on the rear at Tuxford.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green

04/09/09

29/08/09: 47843 arrives at Horwich Parkway on Compass Tours 0530 Stoke on Trent to Edinburgh Waverley.
Photo Copyright: Simon Travers

29/08/09: 47812 arrives back into Edinburgh from Millerhill yard before working the 1627 to Stoke on Trent.
Photo Copyright: Simon Travers

29/08/09: 47580 was on the rear of a steam charter, though worked 1Z22 1218 Melton Mowbray to Melton Mowbray via Corby from Corby back to Melton, and is seen at Brentingby, approaching Melton.
Photo Copyright: Matt Spencer

29/08/09: 47793 at Mangapps farm, it was a failure on the day and did not operate.
Photo Copyright: Ian Hodge

29/08/09: Number one end of 47793.
Photo Copyright: Ian Hodge

29/08/09: 47832 at Huddersfield after working a Retro Railtours charter from Manchester Victoria.
Photo Copyright: Jon Folwell

30/08/09: 47640 at Shackerstone.
Photo Copyright: Dave Earwaker

31/08/09: 47804 at North Queensferry heading for Keith.
Photo Copyright: Dave Earwaker

31/08/09: 47812 at Edinburgh before working 1Z48 1822 Edinburgh-Holyhead.
Photo Copyright: Dave Earwaker

02/09/09: 66305 drags 47712 through Carlisle on the way to Kingmoor.
Photo Copyright: Darren Armstrong


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