If you register, you can do a lot more. And become an active part of our growing community. You'll have access to hidden forums, and enjoy the ability of replying and starting conversations.

LE Movements, ECS and Test Runs 2021

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

  1. 30567

    30567 Part of the furniture Friend

    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2012
    Messages:
    4,293
    Likes Received:
    2,531
    Looks like they came down from Linlithgow to York with two diesels. Main train has one on the back.
     
  2. 68923

    68923 Member

    Joined:
    Aug 6, 2013
    Messages:
    321
    Likes Received:
    203
    Gender:
    Male
    Heritage Railway Volunteer:
    No I do not currently volunteer
    Looks like it. Just seen the train trundling through Cononley with 47813 tagged onto the rear. Tornado looked magnificent in the (very) hot sunshine. Hope we get some good photos posted on here.
     
  3. Steamie Boxes

    Steamie Boxes Member

    Joined:
    Aug 17, 2017
    Messages:
    550
    Likes Received:
    307
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Cumbria
    Heritage Railway Volunteer:
    Yes I am an active volunteer
  4. D5177_55A

    D5177_55A New Member

    Joined:
    Jul 19, 2009
    Messages:
    39
    Likes Received:
    34
    sunstream likes this.
  5. RalphW

    RalphW Resident of Nat Pres Staff Member Administrator Friend

    Joined:
    Sep 11, 2005
    Messages:
    32,927
    Likes Received:
    7,102
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Retired-ish, Part time rail tour steward.
    Location:
    Northwich
    Heritage Railway Volunteer:
    No I do not currently volunteer
    I believe Scots Guardsman going and Galabertone coming home for some TLC.
     
    sunstream likes this.
  6. wcmlbls1846

    wcmlbls1846 Member

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2009
    Messages:
    986
    Likes Received:
    422
    62005 coming to Carnforth from Fort William tonight, Mon. In Beattock summit loop 2130 with 37668 37685 5Z61. Due Carnforth 0112 Tues. AN
     
  7. sunstream

    sunstream New Member Friend

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2007
    Messages:
    478
    Likes Received:
    60
    Location:
    York
  8. Steamie Boxes

    Steamie Boxes Member

    Joined:
    Aug 17, 2017
    Messages:
    550
    Likes Received:
    307
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Cumbria
    Heritage Railway Volunteer:
    Yes I am an active volunteer
  9. sunstream

    sunstream New Member Friend

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2007
    Messages:
    478
    Likes Received:
    60
    Location:
    York
    Hopefully the latter; will post when I see it on York railcam.
    Edit: '45562' LE on its way to the turntable just passed through York station.
     
    Last edited: Jul 27, 2021
    John Merry likes this.
  10. John Merry

    John Merry New Member

    Joined:
    May 5, 2018
    Messages:
    113
    Likes Received:
    61
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Sowerby Bridge
    Heritage Railway Volunteer:
    No I do not currently volunteer
    Left York tender first loco only, *edit* Station that is, long way to Carnforth tender first and 45 mph too!
     
    Last edited: Jul 27, 2021
  11. osprey

    osprey Member

    Joined:
    Oct 3, 2007
    Messages:
    6,243
    Likes Received:
    923
    Occupation:
    semi-retired, currently doing R&D for my patents
    Location:
    Halifax
    Will be turned though, before ongoing journey.
     
    John Merry likes this.
  12. Romsey

    Romsey Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 14, 2007
    Messages:
    2,853
    Likes Received:
    1,058
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Retired SPM
    Location:
    Close to Spike Island
    Heritage Railway Volunteer:
    Yes I am an active volunteer
    Any news on whether the Vintage Trains ECS trips are running to Stratford today?

    Cheers, Neil
     
  13. Sidmouth

    Sidmouth Part of the furniture Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Sep 12, 2005
    Messages:
    8,575
    Likes Received:
    5,762
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Alderan !
    nothing emerged from TYS so far . Grapevine is conflicting on whether it is cancelled or not so we will find out in the next hour or so
     
  14. Spamcan81

    Spamcan81 Nat Pres stalwart

    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2007
    Messages:
    32,501
    Likes Received:
    16,727
    Occupation:
    Training moles
    Location:
    The back of beyond
    Heritage Railway Volunteer:
    Yes I am an active volunteer
    Currently in the Navigation at Lapworth having lunch. Hopefully the afternoon run will materialise.
     
  15. Spamcan81

    Spamcan81 Nat Pres stalwart

    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2007
    Messages:
    32,501
    Likes Received:
    16,727
    Occupation:
    Training moles
    Location:
    The back of beyond
    Heritage Railway Volunteer:
    Yes I am an active volunteer
    Messaged VT and they said the runs are taking place today but a subsequent enquiry as to times went unanswered.
     
  16. Sidmouth

    Sidmouth Part of the furniture Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Sep 12, 2005
    Messages:
    8,575
    Likes Received:
    5,762
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Alderan !
    morning and afternoon paths in RTT . morning ones didn't get cancelled , but nothing ran . 14:35 is the start of the second run
     
  17. Spamcan81

    Spamcan81 Nat Pres stalwart

    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2007
    Messages:
    32,501
    Likes Received:
    16,727
    Occupation:
    Training moles
    Location:
    The back of beyond
    Heritage Railway Volunteer:
    Yes I am an active volunteer
    Yes, keeping a close eye on RTT. Pity OTT maps don’t cover the area.
     
  18. Will RL

    Will RL Member

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2017
    Messages:
    636
    Likes Received:
    938
    Location:
    Midlands
    Heritage Railway Volunteer:
    Yes I am an active volunteer
    First path was never running.

    47773 taking on duties this afternoon
     
  19. Romsey

    Romsey Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 14, 2007
    Messages:
    2,853
    Likes Received:
    1,058
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Retired SPM
    Location:
    Close to Spike Island
    Heritage Railway Volunteer:
    Yes I am an active volunteer
    Thanks on behalf of a friend on the lineside with a poor mobile signal.

    Cheers, Neil
     
  20. Spamcan81

    Spamcan81 Nat Pres stalwart

    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2007
    Messages:
    32,501
    Likes Received:
    16,727
    Occupation:
    Training moles
    Location:
    The back of beyond
    Heritage Railway Volunteer:
    Yes I am an active volunteer
    Beginning to feel I should have gone chasing the B1 instead.
     

Share This Page