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Gatwick Express class 71

What if rather than being withdrawn in 1977, the class 71s were refurbished for use on the new Gatwick Express service instead of the class 73s? This image created by Paul Burkitt-Gray is based on a photo by Phil Scott distributed under the GNU free documentation license, and as such is released under the same license.

Railway Herald :: Imaging Centre :: at Bournemouth Depot Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, Uk Rail, Old Country Churches, Train Pictures, British Rail, Great Western, Bournemouth, Transportation
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Imaging Centre :: E6101 at Bournemouth Depot

The morning Up Liverpool Pullman passes through Stafford behind Class ac Bo-Bo June 1968 Panned for a sharp pantograph! Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, Uk Rail, Train Pictures, British Rail, Electric Train, Great Britain, Liverpool, Around The Worlds
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Hi-Res R1029

The morning Up Liverpool Pullman passes through Stafford behind Class AL6 25kV ac Bo-Bo E3106. 14th June 1968 Panned for a sharp pantograph! A high resolution scan of a Kodachrome II transparency and now given a five year refresh.

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Ashford.

71003 on display at Ashford open day 19th August 1978. Built at Doncaster Works and delivered as E5018 on 27th April 1960 she was renumbered E5003 in 1968 when the original E5003 was rebuilt as a Class 74, and 71003 with the TOPS renumbering, together with the rest of the class she was withdrawn in November 1977 and scrapped at her birthplace in March 1980. Photo details Colour Slide scan Agfa 64ASA Film Camera Canon AV1 Lens Canon 50mm Ref No 02662. Copyright © Keith Long - All rights…

BR Class 74 (electro-diesel converted from Class 71 electric) at Waterloo, October 1971 E Electric, Electric Train, Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, Uk Rail, Waterloo Station, Southern Railways, Train Pictures, British Rail
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BR Class 74 E6109 at Waterloo

BR Class 74 (electro-diesel converted from Class 71 electric) E6109 at Waterloo, October 1971

A Class 73 electric diesel loco, with a motor luggage van attached to it made it's way down the now-disused Folkestone Harbour branch line today Feb It was the first time in two years such a working took place. Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, Workshop Shed, Abandoned Train, British Rail, Electric Train, Train Engines, Trains, Round House
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The Branch Line That Won't Die

Been a while since I posted what I consider to be rather "special" photos in my eyes. A Class 73 electric diesel loco, with a motor luggage van...

at Stewarts Lane Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, Uk Rail, Paris Metro, Train Pictures, British Rail, Electric Train, Transportation, Old Things
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E5007 at Stewarts Lane

Freshly painted in the "new" rail blue livery, but still carrying it's pre-tops number E5007. Later to become 71007. You can just see one of the the old central division electric locos in the shed, which were known as hornbys, and would have been class 70, had they lasted long enough. May 30 1968. One of my earliest forays into railway photography, wish I had taken more at that time.

GNER 91019 "Scottish Enterprise" in push mode departs Doncaster with an up ECML express at Doncaster - The actual date the image was made is unknown; Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, British Rail, Electric Train, Train Station, Britain, Live, World, Trains
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c.07/1996 - Doncaster.

GNER 91019 "Scottish Enterprise" in push mode departs Doncaster with an up ECML express at Doncaster - c.07/1996. The actual date the image was made is unknown; the indication given is based on the film processing date imprinted on the original slide.

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1981 A train about to enter the western portal of Woodhead shortly before closure of the tunnel Live Steam Locomotive, Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, Uk Rail, Rail Transport, British Rail, Electric Train, Diesel Engine, Great Britain

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A train about to enter the western portal of Woodhead 3, shortly before closure in 1981

An unidentified DVT at the London end of an up GNER ECML express at Doncaster - The actual date the image was made is unknown; Locomotive Engine, Electric Locomotive, Steam Locomotive, National Rail, Network Rail, British Rail, Electric Train, Speed Training, Train Engines
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c.07/1996 - Doncaster.

An unidentified Mk4 DVT at the London end of an up GNER ECML express at Doncaster - c.07/1996. The actual date the image was made is unknown; the indication given is based on the film processing date imprinted on the original slide.

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on the 1700 KX-Edinburgh departs York. Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, Third Rail, British Rail, Electric Train, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Edinburgh, Trains, York
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“91111 on the 1700 KX-Edinburgh departs York.”

GB Railfreight awards Class 92 locomotive maintenance deal to Alstom Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, British Rail, Trains, Britain, Transportation, Random Stuff, Awards, London
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GB Railfreight awards Class 92 locomotive maintenance deal to Alstom - Rail UK

GB Railfreight awards Class 92 locomotive maintenance deal to Alstom -

91110 "Battle Of Britain Memorial Flight" sets off from the Wakefield Westgate stop with Leeds to Kings Cross. Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, Uk Rail, British Rail, Light Rail, Train Tickets, Battle Of Britain, Wakefield, Trains
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Battle Of Britain Memorial Flight At Wakefield Westgate.

91110 "Battle Of Britain Memorial Flight" sets off from the Wakefield Westgate stop with 1A31 13:15 Leeds to Kings Cross. 11/6/12.

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