ACLG 87002 ''Royal Sovereign'' powers South past (a very cold) Silvermuir (30 mile South of Glasgow) with the 1M21 Shieldmuir (Glasgow) - Willesden (London) extra christmas mail, The class 87 was ... (more)
It's 05.30 in the morning at a misty Glasgow Central station,and a suburban unit approaches the station to start the days work,whilst a class 87 waits at a signal.
An old shot from 1979. The Class 87s have now retired and most are being shipped to Bulgaria for use on freight trains. These locos were the premier motive power on the West Coast Main Line for n... (more)
On hire to GBRf, 87002 pilots three class 325 mail units through the Southern Uplands
After being slightly delayed due to signalling problems near Oxenholme, 87002 speeds past Greenholme with Spitfire's "Electric Scot Tribute" railtour. Running as 1Z87 0726 Birmingham International... (more)
Class 87 no. 87 001 on display at the National Railway Museum, York. The class was introduced in 1973, for the completion of the electrification of the northern section of the West Coast main lin... (more)
AC Class 87 no.87022 screams south on the West Coast MainLine (WCML) dragging 'dead' Royal Mail Class 325 EMU's in tow. The Class 87s act as standby locos incase of failures of the Class 325 units... (more)
With the Class 87s just having been retired and most due for sale to Bulgaria for use on freight trains, I thought I'd u[pload this old shot from 1979. These locos were the premier motive power on... (more)
What could be the final daylight 87 working on the southern WCML - 87022 is seen working 1M29 south at Cow Roast near Tring - 21/12/2007
The winter sun lights up an 87 as it dashes South with an express past Springs Branch MPD. Unfortunately, this is well and truly Pendolino territory now.
15:00 Carlisle - Euston
87028 passes Cathiron with the 1S96 Willesden Railnet to Shieldmuir mail
87002 "The AC Electric Group" pauses at Coventry working 1G21 London to Birmingham 24/11/06
87002 is seen about to depart Birmingham International with 1G21 on what was meant to be the 'last' day of the returned 87 diagram - 15/12/2006
During a temporary revision to a loco hauled train the 1651 to Birmingham New Street departs. The buffers were painted in the England flag colours during the soccer World Cup tournament.