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a selection of images from loco's final days, in various stages of their final decline, the latter half of the page was added in 2008


47157: Booths, 11/12/04.
Photo Copyright: Gary Lennon


47213: Crewe DMD, 10/05/05.
Photo Copyright: Dave Roberts


47213: Crewe DMD, 13/05/05.
Photo Copyright: Dave Roberts


47258: Booths, 11/12/04.
Photo Copyright: Gary Lennon


47258: Booths, 10/01/05.
Photo Copyright: Peter Weber


47287: Booths, 26/02/05.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green


47331: Booths, 15/08/05.
Photo Copyright: Peter Weber


47353, 114, 339: Booths, 10/01/05.
Photo Copyright: Peter Weber


47365, Booths, 05/10/07.
Photo Copyright: Steve Turner


47365, Booths, 05/10/07.
Photo Copyright: Steve Turner


47566: Booths, 13/08/05.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst


47624: Booths, 13/08/05.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst


47624: Booths, 13/08/05.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst


47628: Barrow Hill, 15/10/05.
Photo Copyright: Andy Galpin


37040, 47725, 56004: Booths, 23/10/05.
Photo Copyright: Peter Weber


47725: Booths, 13/08/05.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst


47750: Colwyn Bay, 15/06/04.
Photo Copyright: Nick Green


47761: Margam, 28/03/05.
Photo Copyright: Russell Evans


47772: Margam, 28/03/05.
Photo Copyright: Russell Evans


47777: Toton, 05/08/04.
Photo Copyright: Chris Beaumont


47777: Toton, 05/08/04.
Photo Copyright: Chris Beaumont


47782: Old Oak Common, 01/04/05.
Photo Copyright: A.Camera


47844: Crewe Works, 06/04.
Photo Copyright: Deiniol Williams


The below were added on 25/06/08 after searching through my PC's archives, another addition below from 2010


47114, Booths, 15/01/05.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst


47146, Booths, 23/10/05.
Photo Copyright: Peter Weber


47207, Booths, xx/12/04.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst


47241, Booths, 07/01/06.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst


47241, Booths, 07/01/06.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst


47258, Booths, 04/12/04.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst


47287, Booths, 11/12/04.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst


47287, Booths, 11/12/04.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst


47287, Booths, 15/01/05.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst


47334, Booths, 04/12/04.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst


47339, Booths, 27/11/04.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst


47339, Booths, 15/01/05.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst


47353, Booths, 27/11/04.
Photo Copyright: Mick Hirst


47628, Barrow Hill, xx/01/05.
Photo Copyright: A Source


47707, Barrow Hill, xx/01/05.
Photo Copyright: A Source


47717, Barrow Hill, xx/01/05.
Photo Copyright: A Source


47725, Booths, xx/08/05.
Photo Copyright: Jamie Squibbs


47780, Barrow Hill, xx/01/05.
Photo Copyright: A Source


2010 update


23/01/10: 47716.
Photo Copyright: Martian


22/02/10: 47488 shunts 47716 on what would be the latter loco's last railway move.
Photo Copyright: Steve Smith


22/02/10: 47716 moving on to a low loader at Barrow Hill.
Photo Copyright: Steve Smith


22/02/10: 47716 last worked at the Dartmoor Railway prior to that finishing, it then ended up at Gloucester, where it was robbed of some parts and vandalised and also received the graffiti which can be seen in the next photo.
Photo Copyright: Steve Smith


22/02/10: 47716. The number panels have been flame cut as per 47707, another Nemesis Rail loco which left Barrow Hill recently for scrap.
Photo Copyright: Steve Smith


22/02/10: 47716, without memorial, leaves Barrow Hill.
Photo Copyright: Steve Smith


14/02/10: Further to the views of 47716 departing Barrow Hill, here are some of former fellow Scotrail push-pull loco 47707 a week earlier, shortly before its own departure.
Photo Copyright: Rob Reedman


14/02/10:
Photo Copyright: Rob Reedman


14/02/10:
Photo Copyright: Rob Reedman


14/02/10:
Photo Copyright: Rob Reedman


14/02/10: 47707.
Photo Copyright: Rob Reedman


19/12/09: 47707.
Photo Copyright: Phil Precious


05/12/09: Only a temporary fault here for 47760!
Photo Copyright: Dave Earwaker


06/12/09: 47793.
Photo Copyright: Steve Simister


1st published by sulzerpower.com 09/12/05, updated 11/06/09, 26/02/10 and is a copyright of THE CLASS 47 LIST 2000-2010, see index page for full copyright details.