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LE Movements, ECS and Test Runs 2021

Discussion in 'What's Going On' started by Big Al, Dec 29, 2020.

  1. Keith Sergeant

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    Passing Brock 84 minutes early in the rain.

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    Which may explain why there's nothing on RTT for the Surrey Hills circuits next Thursday. The SD Website states that :"In order to avoid overcrowding and incidents of trespass we have been asked not to publish the timetable of when the train will be passing through specific locations."
     
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    Nice little afternoon out, a couple of shots from Clapham and departure from Hellifield, were we had an enjoyable lunch hat Shed 24H Cafe.
     
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    Carrying a headboard for The Flying Scotsman can only add to the confusion.
     
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    Indeed.
     
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    Perhaps they should use this one instead. ;)
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    Bloody hell I remember that as a very small child in the early 1990’s! I also remember 8233 wearing it!
     
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    Was that there GBH in the cab... ?
     
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    15/05/2021 - LNER 4-6-2 A3 60103 "Flying Scotsman" on a test run around the Carnforth - Hellifield - Blackburn - Carnforth circuit here caught approaching Langho with support coach on 5M50. DSC_10499.jpg
     
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    As the support coach was moved up to Carnforth from ELR behind 45407 (IIRC) one can only assume that either WCR or NRM now have use of it.
     
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    Or Riley & Son?
     
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    5M50 has left Carnforth. Anyone know what’s running?
     
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    Any word what's on the Carnforth - Carnforth run today?
     
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    Indeed

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    After waiting for 90 minutes at Hartford Junction, 60103 Flying Scotsman resumes its journey south, passing through Hartford station on time.

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    Went down to Doncaster today to get some photos of the 2 LSL class 47’s working the e.c.s. from Crewe of tomorrows tour


    Locos used were 47806 & 47593


    47805 (D1935) Roger Hosking M.A. with the e.c.s. for a rail tour on the 19th arriving from Crewe LSL Doncaster 18th May 2021

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    on the other end was

    47593 Galloway Princess on the rear of the e.c.s. from Crewe Doncaster 18th May 2021

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    after passing through Doncaster station 47593 brought the train back into Doncaster West Yard

    47593 Galloway Princess parks up the e.c.s. from Crewe behind 91110 Flying Scotsman

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    and

    47805 (D1935) Roger Hosking M.A. now on the back of the e.c.s. reverses the stock behind 91110 Flying Scotsman

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    Neil


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    A rather poor video of 60103 passing Norton Bridge this afternoon...



    I need a bit more practice :)
     
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    There is if one knows where to look.
     
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