Class 40

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Class 40 No. 40057 waiting to leave Edinburgh Waverley station for Haymarket MPD on May 1983 having previously arrived on a local train . Locomotive Engine, Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, Steam Locomotive, Train Room, Train Pictures, British Rail, Old Trains, Speed Training

Imaging Centre :: 40057 at Edinburgh Waverley

Class 40 No. 40057 waiting to leave Edinburgh Waverley station for Haymarket MPD on 9th May 1983 having previously arrived on a local train ...

Not long left in front line service from Kings Cross for the 'Forties'. Spring Thanks to 'Marra Man' for the train info, Kings Cross to Peterborough a diagram for a Gateshead Abandoned Train, Abandoned Amusement Parks, Abandoned Places, Abandoned Castles, Abandoned Mansions, Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, Steam Locomotive, Manchester Buses

40006 Kings Cross

Not long left in front line service from Kings Cross for the 'Forties'. Spring 1980. Thanks to 'Marra Man' for the train info, 1B20 16.30 Kings Cross to Peterborough a diagram for a Gateshead 40.

40058 leaves Llandudno Junction with the York - Llandudno service, ©Rail Photoprints Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, Uk Rail, National Rail, Train Companies, Train Service, Train Pictures, Electric Train, Trains

Class 40 | 40058-LlandudnoJunction-260682-RP652

40058 leaves Llandudno Junction with the 09.00 York - Llandudno service, 26/6/82. ©Rail Photoprints

40152 whistles to itself amid the vans at Redbank Carriage sidings, Manchester, Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, Uk Rail, National Rail, Train Companies, Train Room, Liverpool Street, Train Service, Europe

Class 40 | 40152 Manchester Redbank 140784 BR258

40152 whistles to itself amid the vans at Redbank Carriage sidings, Manchester, 14/7/84. ©www.railphotoprints.co.uk - Brian Robbins

40013 (ex D213) 'Andania' at Barrow Hill on 21st Feb 2015.Built at the English Electric Vulcan Foundry and delivered on 1st June 1959. Named 'Andania' on 16th June 1962. Withdrawn on 17th Oct 1984 then re-instated on 30th Oct 1984 and used as the London Midland Region exhibition loco until storage at Crewe in Sept 1988. After being rescued by the late Trevor Dean the loco now resides at Barrow Hill under the ownership of workers from HNRC. (Brian Battersby) E Electric, Electric Train, Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, Barrow Hill, Rail Train, British Rail, Train Engines, Whistler

40013 (ex D213) 'Andania' at Barrow Hill on 21st Feb 2015.Built at the English Electric Vulcan Foundry and delivered on 1st June 1959. Named 'Andania' on 16th June 1962. Withdrawn on 17th Oct 1984 then re-instated on 30th Oct 1984 and used as the London Midland Region exhibition loco until storage at Crewe in Sept 1988. After being rescued by the late Trevor Dean the loco now resides at Barrow Hill under the ownership of workers from HNRC. (Brian Battersby)

40080 crew change as it sits alongside platform 3 at Preston with a northbound engineers train, Note the APT coach markings on the platform. Locomotive Engine, Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, Network Rail, Train Room, Electric Train, British Rail, Rolling Stock, Steam Engine

A crew change for 40080 as it sits alongside platform 3 at Preston with a northbound engineers train, 03-06-1983. Note the APT coach markings on the platform.

Dave F's photos - ongoing - more added each day - UK Prototype Discussions (not questions! Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, Train Room, Abandoned Train, British Rail, Old Trains, Train Engines, Whistler, Engineering

Dave F's photos - ongoing - more added each day

Its a while since Ive posted many photos, so I thought it is time to have a new ongoing thread. The photos were, as usual, all taken by either Dad or I from the early 50s to the present day. The quality will vary depending on the condition of the original slide, the camera and film used. Ill try ...

Great Train Robbery Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, The Great Train Robbery, Crime Of The Century, Train Room, Abandoned Train, Cool Photos, Interesting Photos, Train Pictures

Great Train Robbery

40126 (ex D326 ) The Great Train Robbery Locomotive On 8 Aug 1963 The Great Train Robbery took place near Cheddington, Bucks. Thieves got away with about £2M after bringing the train to a halt at 03:15. She is seen here after guiding in a failed electric into Crewe on 6 Aug 1982. As can be seen, she has recently suffered some damage, something which she had become used to in her chequered career. On withdrawal, she was quickly cut up in the confines of Doncaster Works to deter…

01/08/1982 - Crewe (ZC) Works, Cheshire. | by 53A Models Diesel Locomotive, Steam Locomotive, Train Room, Railroad History, Abandoned Train, British Rail, Old Trains, Top Gear, Whistler

01/08/1982 - Crewe (ZC) Works, Cheshire.

Best viewed 'Original' size, but again of indifferent quality as a result of the very poor lighting conditions in this location. End of the line for 40123 in the process of being scrapped at Crewe Works - 01/08/1982. According to www.brdatabase.info/ there were no Class 40 locomotives scrapped at Crewe Works during 1982, but this image clearly disproves that and my date (01/08/1982) is unequivocably correct. See: www.brdatabase.info/locoqry.php?action=class&id=33&am... and…

A shot of 40168 xin LO at Aintree West Sidings mid Electric Locomotive, Diesel Locomotive, Interesting Photos, Cool Photos, Train Room, British Rail, Whistler, Diesel Engine, Liverpool

A 2nd shot of 40168 xin LO at Aintree West Sidings mid 1980's

A 2nd shot of 40168 xin LO as it prepares to depart Aintree Container Base at Aintree West Sorting Sidings.