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by Train Spotter
Mon Jan 16, 2017 9:21 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: ECML Dragged Trains
Replies: 47
Views: 51265

Re: ECML Dragged Trains

I do have some information on the diverted HSTs, in nearly all cases just the power cars, but it is incomplete and spread through at least 3 different sources, so it will be time consuming to extract, collate and check. In contrast the dragging locos for the 1989 diversions were already neatly laid...
by Train Spotter
Sun Jan 15, 2017 3:49 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: ECML Dragged Trains
Replies: 47
Views: 51265

Re: 1989 Dragged Trains via Cambridge

Very many thanks to MisterC who has spent much time sorting his notes about the October 1989 drags through Cambridge. These have now been added to the ECML Drags feature on the website. Very interesting indeed, as well as Class 47s several 31s were also involved and 89001 was dragged as well as the...
by Train Spotter
Tue Jan 10, 2017 1:48 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Eastern Region HST 1977 to MAy 1983
Replies: 11
Views: 10706

Re: Eastern Region HST 1977 to MAy 1983

Ian Prince wrote:One you may already have:-

43080/81 on display with cab visits possible, at Doncaster Works Open Days: 16th and 17th June 1978
Thanks Ian
by Train Spotter
Tue Jan 03, 2017 8:44 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Eastern Region HST 1977 to MAy 1983
Replies: 11
Views: 10706

Re: Eastern Region HST 1977 to MAy 1983

Thanks very much
by Train Spotter
Mon Jan 02, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Library
Replies: 27
Views: 18813

Library

Can any body from the MC say what is the current situation with the Library.

Today is Friday 24th February 2017. Cccoooooseeee. Is there anybody there from the MC who answer the question above????????
by Train Spotter
Thu Dec 29, 2016 9:03 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: West Wales Week Rail Rover Ticket Summer 1977
Replies: 14
Views: 8593

Re: West Wales Week Rail Rover Ticket Summer 1977

Evening Ian

Many thanks for your HST observations they are fantastic as been said on an other thread which you have mentioned about some observations of the prototype on the East Coast they are very rare indeed look forward to more observations from you when the time permits.....

Train Spotter
by Train Spotter
Mon Dec 19, 2016 1:37 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: ECML Dragged Trains
Replies: 47
Views: 51265

Re: ECML Dragged Trains

Fantastic Mister C especially those 1979 pictures of the HSTs
by Train Spotter
Mon Dec 19, 2016 8:45 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Eastern Region HST 1977 to MAy 1983
Replies: 11
Views: 10706

Re: Eastern Region HST 1977 to MAy 1983

Ian

Many thanks for the prototype information.... Any further observations are most welcome

Andy
by Train Spotter
Fri Dec 16, 2016 2:14 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Size of the RO
Replies: 16
Views: 10316

Re: Size of the RO

Miker

Many thanks for your clarification... But I understand that the size of the RO will change with the January 2018 RO is there any truth in the rumour??????
by Train Spotter
Tue Dec 13, 2016 11:56 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: SOUTHERN DISPUTE
Replies: 10
Views: 7049

Re: SOUTHERN DISPUTE

I agree with what Peter Hall says & also what what MisterC says especially is last paragraph about southern doing what the DFT want. In my opinion this is a test case in which the government / DFT want southern to do so they can then force Northern & other train companies to do the same especially w...