33202 pulls away from the request stop at Ashey hauling the 14:45 Smallbrook Junction to Havenstreet on Saturday 30th September 2017
There was meant to be an HST car at the back of this...! 33202 heads west through Water Orton in the late afternoon light. The slim-jim Crompton was still in revinue earning service 45 years after... (more)
33202 -- with 33103 dead on rear -- make the class debut on the line on a passenger train as they approach the Friog avalanche shelter with Pathfinder Tours’ return 1Z54 “The Cambrian Explorer” 15... (more)
Making the class debut on the line on a passenger train, 33202 -- with 33103 dead on rear -- cross Barmouth bridge with Pathfinder Tours’ delayed 1Z53 “The Cambrian Explorer” 05.36 Taunton to Barm... (more)
Watched on by an inquisitive seagull, 33202 -- with 33103 dead on rear -- make the class debut on the line on a passenger train as they pass Barmouth harbour with Pathfinder Tours’ delayed 1Z53 “T... (more)
bringing up the rear of the "Cathedrals Express" special train en route to Newhaven Harbour for servicing
Now running some 90 minutes late due to loco problems earlier in the tour, 33202 + 33103 at Hargrave on Pathfinder Railtours’ “The Crewe Crusader” 1Z48 06.27 Salisbury to Crewe & Chester.
A veteran from 1962 this 'Crompton' is now a hire locomotive working as required, but is seen here on the South Western Main Line which was home territory during it's 30 year mainline career.