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LE movements, ECS and test runs 2022

Discussion in 'What's Going On' started by mike1522, Dec 24, 2021.

  1. jonathonag

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    There are sidings at Crianlarich on each side of the platform loop, believe 45212 is stabled on the East Side along from the Pway Shed.
     
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    Just a record shot, a screen grab from a friend's phone video passing through Chester station.

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    On 17th May 2022 LNER A4 class Pacific No. 4498 Sir Nigel Gresley, running in wartime black livery, is seen heading towards Chester near Hargrave while on a loaded test run on the Crewe/ Shrewsbury/ Stafford/Crewe circuit.

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    Cheers,
     
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    4498 is seen passing Bomere Heath A4ADDB5B-A401-451C-943B-07F1AA2FF372.jpeg
     
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    FFE2724F-CB9E-40C4-8911-C7C0225FD97C.jpeg 4498 is seen leaving Shrewsbury towards Wellington
     
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    Looks and sounds in fine fettle. Looking forward to Saturday! :)
     
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    Passing Wrockwardine at the start of the climb to Wellington.


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    4498's Loaded Test Run - seen at Albrighton and Shrewsbury
     
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    Why is the drivers side air brake cock at the front gold - from photos this is not a recent thing?
     
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    it's the steam heat valve which will be made of bronze
     
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    Like how someone’s taken the time to quarter the buffers.
     
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    A brief video of 4498 at Shrewsbury...

     
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    Northern Belle 1 NP.jpg

    No. 34067 'Tangmere' speeds through the site of the old Shap Station to Carlisle to work 'The Northern Belle' back to York with David Blair driving, Steve Clark on the shovel and Roly Parker Guard
     
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