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70806 at Cowley Bridge Junction 16/08/17 "working the 02:50 Aberthaw to Moorswater loaded cement..." K Turley

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Wednesday/Thursday 16/08/17-17/08/17
PUBLICATION TIME/S - 08:40 22:10 (Thu) 06:10 (Fri)

NEWS, LISTS & LOCATIONS, STATS
DBC fleet changes, Freightliner change, Longport collection, FL shunters on the move, 88008 breaks new ground for the Class

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 06:05 (Fri)

FLEET STATUS, DOWNLOADS
Fleet Status Issue 150

REPORTAGE
Thunderer with a Loram track grinder from High Marnham to Derby and back, Colas 67s through Broughton Junction, Derby - 20311 20314 20095 20905 67027 67023 & 66095, 88005 & 88004 on test, 68027 & 68003 on the Bridgwater flasks, 68031 with a Crewe bound engineers, 37884 & 319004 to Long Marston, 37401 to the rescue at Carlisle, 37609 & 37602 to Burton with 5Z39, 37425 taking Caroline out, Colas traction - 60056 and Class 70s to and at Westbury, 66846 and Class 70s from Hoo, Nocturnal Tractors - 37175 & 37116, GBEE Choppers working 7X09 to West Ruislip, 66414 on Raildata duties, 43002 & 43185 at work together, 40145 taking the Scarborough Spa Express to York and back, British India Line on test after its rebuild, 44871 0Z78/5Z78 to Bo'ness, 46115 on the Dalesman, 35028 to Bristol, 60009 on the Dorset Coast Express, SWT deploy 707003 & 707005 to Staines/Reading shuttle workings, SWT units in Waterloo International, 800s - the changing face of the WR, Class 345 cab moulding on a lorry at Derby, Decals on 220009 & 220017, 221117 on the Middlewich branch, Coventry Railway Museum

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60066 with a partially unloaded 6M82

VIDEO PLAYLIST
Several videos added to the playlist

Monday/Tuesday 14/08/17-15/08/17
PUBLICATION TIME/S - 19:30 (Tue)

NEWS, LISTS & LOCATIONS, STATS
DBC fleet changes, Freightliner fleet change, 08530 on the road

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 19:15 (Tue)

REPORTAGE
68016 taking the Wigan breakdown train/crane to Ely, 66955 taking the diverted Ipswich-Lindsey tanks over the ECML, 37884 with 319002 & 319009 to Long Marston, 37884 to Long Marston (again), 37425 & 66304 to Derby, 37609 & 37602 to Kingmoor, Class 88s working 4S43, 56113 with an engineers from Tinsley, 56078 on the Boston job, 60039 & 60100 on diverted oil trains to Kingsbury, Two shed through Paddock Wood, four sheds passing Ferryhill, Three Dysons on Dollands Moor, 66776 taking 6G16 round the houses, 66708 on a new flow to Fiddlers Ferry, 66736 to Killoch, 47580 & 37669 working the Dalesman, 68003 & 68027 return to London with the Highland Fling, 33s on the Swanage/Wareham shuttles, Railex at the MRC, the Ecclesbourne Valley Railway diesel gala, 33116 on GCR passenger workings, 25279 on ELR passenger duties, 70013 on the GCR, 60103 on the Waverley, 46233 on the Cathedrals Express

VIEW
47746 doubles up at Wolverhampton

Sunday 13/08/17
PUBLICATION TIME/S - 07:20 (Mon)

NEWS, LISTS & LOCATIONS, STATS
DBC fleet developments, DRS 37s return to Norwich/DRS 37/4 fleet survey, Class 88 notes/survey

FLEET STATUS REFERENCE
Database Updated - 07:05 (Mon)

REPORTAGE
57602 on the GWR local, 43050 & 43052 to Skegness, EMT then VTEC power cars on hire to Cross Country, GBRf fundraising tours - staff special to Cleethorpes then the Absent Shunter to Basingstoke, 68002/68003 & 68027 then 37602 & 37609 taking the Highland Fling to Oban, 68003 & 68027 on Bo'ness, 68004 then 88004 & 68016 on the Settle & Carlisle Explorer tour, 9600 & 5069 on a ramble to Melton, 60009 taking the West Somerset Steam Express to the WSR, 47840 into position on the WSR

VIEW
60020 through Patchway Short Tunnel

 

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