22 March 2013.
The weather was at its Scottish best; photographers were out in force and no wonder – a Class 37/4 was back on West Highland duty. No. 37419 made sorties from Motherwell to Oban with five autoballasters to drop stone at various locations including Connel Ferry.
21 February 2013.
Shortly after leaving Ardwick depot, Manchester, on Wednesday, January 23, a five-coach empty stock train, 5Z47, en route to Carnforth, hauled by West Coast Railway’s No. 47854 Diamond Jubilee came to grief at 14.34 when the rear locomotive, No. 47500, derailed all wheels due to flange climb and caught fire.
15 November 2012.
Class 66 ‘Shed’ No. 66149 heads the 4R23 Cottam-Immingham empties past the windmill at North Leverton on September 19 this year. West Burton Power Station forms the backdrop. This power station is situated on the Gainsborough-Retford line, with Cottam Power Station its nearby neighbour.
Current Issue: June 2013
♦ Bumper 40-page modelling magazine inside
♦ First UK ‘Fred’ in ‘Powerhaul’
♦ Freightliner paints a Class 66/5 in its new corporate scheme
♦ Class 142 ‘Pacers’ to go!
♦ GBRf hires ‘Deltic’ again
♦ By diesel to Caernarvon
• Next issue on sale: June 20, 2013