Pics showing locomotives from classes 47, 66, 67 and 70 comprise today's post, 13th April 2011. Four different photographers are represented.
An older pic is up first, from Richard Jones. Taken on 26th May 1992, the shot depicts a class 47, 47317, in triple grey livery heading a couple of tanks, northbound, through Winwick. It has a name - does anyone know what it is?
Next is Alan Rigby's shot of Freightliner 'PowerHaul' class 70, 70002, operating light engine through Winwick, southbound, on 8th April 2011.
The third pic is from Paul Holland. EWS (DBS) class 67, 67028 is featured heading two container flats with tanks aboard. The location is the Mersey Crossing and the date, 8th April 2011. The working was Crewe - Arpley.
Pic number four is from Bob McClellan. Colas class 66, 66845, is pictured on the logs working from Ribblehead to Chirk, on 9th April 2011. The location was Red Bank.
I have been informed by John Smith that the name of the above class 47 was Willesden Yard and I also know that Lima made a OO scale model of the same loco. Thanks John.