Freightliner class 70 locos are now appearing on the Rugeley Power Station to Portbury coal runs,a welcome respite from the class 66 locos that have worked them for several years.Here we see 70011... (more)
The Rugeley Power Station to Stoke Gifford workings have lately produced a Class 70 loco on quite a regular basis,so a rare period of January sunshine was the perfect excuse to capture one.Here,70... (more)
Surrounded by a thick frost Freightliner 66589 and 66542 haul a container train out of Lawley Street Freightliner terminal (Birmingham) bound for Felixstowe Docks.
66533 runs "light engine" through Washwood Heath en route to Hams Hall container terminal.
Freightliner Class 70 70003 leaves latchford sidings at Warrington Arpley with a train of coal bound for Fiddlers Ferry Power Station.
Freightliners 66508 powers towards Addlestone with empty sand hoppers for Wool in Dorset.
On a cold Autumn morning, 66590 heads South at Hatton South Junction with a late running Lawley Street to Southampton Freightliner service.
The sun sets over Barnetby, Lincolnshire as 66531 hauls a train of empty coal hoppers into the goods loops at Wrawby Junction.
66952 heads South through Cossington with a mixed train of box wagons from Aldwarke to March Whitemoor.
Two 50 year old Class 86 electrics lead a Tilbury liner through Stratford. The lead motor sports the latest livery used by Freightliner, only 14 of these are still used by the company.
In lovely early evening light, Freightliner's 66512 crosses over Campbell's Bridge above the River Irvine.
Double headed Class 66's lead a liner from the north London line onto the Great Eastern line bound for a container terminal. These workhorses are built off of a frame of an SD70.
Two 50 year old Class 86 motors lead a Tilbury liner past the "Overgound". These electrics that once saw widespread use in the UK, only a handfull of which are still used regularly.