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2010  Part 3

Rail Album for railway and other photographs

 
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4th August 2010. Former Southern Railway King Arthur class 4-6-0 number 30777 "Sir Lamiel" approaches Coxes Mill with excursion train 1Z96 "The Dorset Coast Express" from London Victoria to Weymouth. The locomotive was built by the North British Locomotive Company of Glasgow in 1925 as their works number 23223.
  
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26th July 2010. DB-Shenker locomotive 66025 approaches Tolworth with stone train 7O02 from Acton to Tolworth. The wagons were loaded with stone at the Foster Yeoman quarry at Merehead in Somerset and had been conveyed from there in a "Jumbo" train to Acton, where it was divided into sections to go to the individual unloading points. The TOPS type JHA bogie hopper wagons are owned by Orenstein & Koppel and were build by them in Germany. They are leased to Foster Yeoman and carry the Foster Yeoman logo.
 
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19th July 2010. Locomotive 66720 "Metronet Pathfinder" is owned by HSBC but operated by GBRf. It is seen hauling the 4Y19 train of empty gypsum containers from Mountfield in Kent to Southampton as it passes The Swamp and approaches Byfleet Junction. This train is unusual as it  runs on an "only when required" basis.
 
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18th July 2010. Former Southern Railway class N15 steam locomotive 30777 "Sir Lamiel" passes through Hersham station hauling train 1Z91 "The Cathedrals Express" from London Waterloo to Yeovil Junction. This type of locomotive was popularly known as the "King Arthur" class due to their names being taken from the stories of King Arthur and the round table. Sir Lamiel was a minor knight who was said to be a great lover.

 
         
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14th July 2010. Locomotive 60019 "Bittern" moved from its old home on the Mid-Hants Railway to its new location at Southall. It is seen here crossing the River Wey Navigation at Coxes Lock, running as train 5Z19 from Alton to Southall.
 
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12th July 2010. Locomotive 66705 "Silver Jubilee" in GBRf livery hauls train 4Y19 consisting of empty gypsum containers mounted on flat wagons from Mountfield in Kent to Southampton as it passes The Swamp and approaches Byfleet Junction.  This is an occasional working.
 
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10th July 2010. Locomotive 66566 in Freightliner livery hauls one-off special train 4Z86 conveying container flats from Grain in Kent to Southampton as it passes Coxes Mill.
 
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9th July 2010. Locomotive 66025 in EWS livery hauls railway infrastructure materials train 6Y41 from Eastleigh to Hoo Junction as it passes Coxes Mill near Addlestone Junction. 

 
         
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China - Steam Paradise
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Rail Album for railway and other photographs
7th July 2010. Locomotive 31465 in yellow livery at the rear of Serco test train 1Q40 from Selhurst to Eastleigh. The train is crossing the River Wey Navigation close to Coxes Lock.
 
Rail Album for railway and other photographs
7th July 2010. Locomotive 73107 in grey livery hauls Serco test train 1Q40 from Selhurst to Eastleigh as it approaches Coxes Mill.  The train was running late and was running at speed, presumably to make up time. 
 
Rail Album for railway and other photographs
7th July 2010. Locomotive 66536 hauls container train 4M58 from Southampton to Crewe as it approaches Coxes Mill.
  
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1st July 2010. Freightliner Co-Co diesel-electric locomotive 66589 runs between the goods loops east of Staines station with container train 4M58 from Southampton to Crewe.
 
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