47501 brings up the rear as 47712 “Pride of Carlisle” hauls Stobart Rail Tours’ 1Z47 “The Central Wales Winter Wonderland” 06.25 Paddington to Shrewsbury past Wistanstow. The tour didn’t live up t... (more)
47712 “Pride of Carlisle” with 47501 DOR hauls Stobart Rail Tours’ 1Z47 “The Central Wales Winter Wonderland” 06.25 Paddington to Shrewsbury past Wistanstow. The tour didn’t live up to its name, b... (more)
The driver of 47712 looks back and waits for the "right away" as an open door is closed on the 1424 Crewe to Holyhead.
47712 accelerates from a signal check for a unit outside of Ashford. The train had made a visit down the rarely used Folkestone Harbour and Dungeness branches.
A radio handset is handed up to 47712's crew, while its 'Blue Pullman' train stands out of sight in Lincoln's station, disgorging passengers heading for the Christmas market.
The 'Blue Pullman' tour train arrives in Lincoln with a special working from the London area with visitors to the city's famous Christmas Market.
Private charter train with newly restored Blue Pullman Coaches. providing power on the rear is another class 47. Local service with a class 465 heads east under the bridge.
5Z96 08:21 Alton to Victoria (for the Cathedral's Express) with 47712. 31st August 2005