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60009 Union of South Africa.

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  1. D1002

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    My tribute to 60009.
    A few shots of her in action over the last six years:

     
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    Here is my tribute video to Number 9, enjoy.
     
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    Spamcan81 Nat Pres stalwart

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    And a few from me. I hope last Saturday's Yorkshireman doesn't turn out to be the last time I see her in steam.
    Wansford.
    [​IMG]Greeley A4 60009 'Union Of South Africa' crosses the River Nene at Wansford on the NVR by KING COBRA 92, on Flickr

    Letchworth. Pity this isn't in sound as the noise was tremendous.
    [​IMG]60009 'Union Of South Africa' Letchworth 09-12-2007 by KING COBRA 92, on Flickr

    Digswell Viaduct
    [​IMG]60009-Digswell by KING COBRA 92, on Flickr

    Sandy
    [​IMG]Jubilee Requiem 60009 'Union Of South Africa'. by KING COBRA 92, on Flickr

    Arlesey
    [​IMG]60009 'Union Of South Africa' Arlesey 23-11-2013 by KING COBRA 92, on Flickr

    East Hyde
    [​IMG]Gresley A4 4-6-2 60009 'UNION OF SOUTH AFRICA' East Hyde by KING COBRA 92, on Flickr
     
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    Now we know its had its last swan song, here is my compilation.
     
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    43115355791_33043ba8f3_o.jpg 29218666488_cc9395658b_o.jpg 14092014696_0b67111895_o.jpg 42397334114_14b8af0dc4_o.jpg 15629829121_4e2e171b9d_o.jpg 29761395397_73cc2eace7_o.jpg 49362019073_c4cda91380_o.jpg 47600306222_8d8e379d85_o.jpg No 9 where she belonged the ECML
     
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    A nice set there Henry.

    ECML yes but as 60009 was one of the A4s synonymous with the 3hr Aberdeen expresses so for me Scotland is just as much a spiritual home for the loco, and especially on the Stirling to Perth line where I first saw then as a youngster in the early 60s.
    These shots are from 1993 when No9 was used for crew training runs between Perth and Springburn, I wish I had spent more time on these.

    ( Hilton Jct with permission, Gleneagles, Perth station and Larbert )

    Scott







    32ct93c126 60009 Hilton Junction 161093.JPG 32ct93c109 60009 Gleneagles - Glendevon 141093.JPG 32bn93c1706 60009 Perth Station 161093.JPG 32bn93c1511 60009 Larbert 141093.JPG
     
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    And a nice set from you Scott,good to see!
     
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    Is that near Morpeth Henry? If so I was on that run from Cleethorpes in 2007? Andrew
     
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    Yes Andrew it was 19/5/2007
    Henry
     
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    Though it was Henry, Thanks for that. It was a good run on that day?
     
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    My collection of footage of No. 9 from over the past few years, mainly East Lancs footage, but also her climbing Camden Bank, arriving into Kings Cross, on last years Great Britain railtour, NYMR Gala with K1 62005 and a light engine movement with 61994 back in 2007.
     
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    Footage of 09 hard at work at various locations .Thank you Mr Cameron for making this possible .

     
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    A fine tribute to Mr Camerons warhorse
     
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    60009LE 2b.jpg

    Capernwray

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    Bilsborrow

    CME UOS 2b.jpg

    Above Scout Green

    UOSA 1b.jpg

    Clapham

    A few more shots of this fabulous engine and my thanks to John Cameron and all people who have worked on this engine for keeping it on the mainline
     
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    60009 Lancaster.jpg

    Tearing through Lancaster on the 'up fast.'

    60009 Penmaenmawr.jpg

    Gliding along the north Wales coast at Penmaenmawr. She failed a short time later with air-pump issues :(

    JL60009 Woodacre 26-07-14.jpg

    Recovering from a signal stop at Woodacre.
     
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    It's not just about UoSA for me and this shot was one that I was pleased to have been there for.
    010A.jpg
     
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    Battledown Flyover, February 2003 60009 Battledown-page-001.jpg
     
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