A spot of glorious Spring sunshine as 60015 passes Standish Junction,Gloucestershire,with the Robeston to Westerleigh tank service.
The Robeston to Westerleigh tank service passes the hamlet of Stanley Downton,to the south of Gloucester,as it enters the last 20 miles of its journey from South Wales.
Some low winter sunshine lights up 60039 as it approaches the foot crossing at Naas Lane,Gloucestershire,with the Robeston to Westerleigh Murco tanks.
With the reduction of rail freight traffic over the last few months,little work remains for the class 60 locos.One of the trains that the class dominate is the Robeston to Westerleigh Murco run,an... (more)
DB Schenker Class 60 No. 60019 crosses the River Severn as it approaches Gloucester with the daily Robeston to Westerleigh Murco tanks.
Two or three years ago,the 100 strong fleet of class 60 locos was reduced to a handful.Thanks to a major refurbishment program,the working fleet numbers around 40.One of the regular workings for t... (more)
60019 passing East Usk Yard with the morning oil train from Robeston to Westerleigh.
60044 passing Magor with the Robeston - Westerleigh oil tanks.
D.B.S. Class 60 locos are still to be found working in several areas of the U.K. - one of the regular workings being the Robeston to Westerleigh Murco tanks.60001 is seen here in charge of the tra... (more)
Having heard that the unique liveried 60066 was working the Robeston to Westerleigh Murco tanks,I made a last minute dash to one of my local spots.Not a good move,as Network Rail has parked a whol... (more)
Still a regular class 60 working,the Robeston to Westerleigh Murco tanks pass Naas Crossing,on the outskirts of Gloucester.
Class 60 No. 60020 heads the daily Robeston to Westerleigh Murco tanks past Wellhouse Grove and along the banks of the River Severn on a wonderful July morning.
The daily Robeston to Westerleigh Murco tank working drifts along the banks of the River Severn at Purton,Gloucestershire.The remains in the foreground are that of "Abbey",a wooden barge... (more)
The Westgate area of Gloucester is very prone to flooding,and the railway runs along a viaduct to avoid the regular waterlogging.Here,the Robeston to Westerleigh service,hauled by 60092,crosses th... (more)
60074 passing Magor with the morning Robeston - Westerleigh oil train.