A class 360 Desiro electric unit approaches Colchester station with a local working,passing Direct Rail Services class 47 no. 47832 stood on the small stabling point.
One of several Mk II coaches that were fitted with a driving cab at one end in the 1980's in orde to save time and money by not having to have a locomotive change when arriving at a terminal stati... (more)
The Colchester based rescue locomotive is seen at rest, but a few hours later it was called on to assist a failed passenger service.
These units have recently been replaced by brand new Class 360 Desiro units.