100 TUGS
Shots of all 100 class 60's....
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60001 'Steadfast' passes Kensington Olympia with a 6O66 Southall yard-Angerstein Wharf on 09/03/95.
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60002 'High Peak' at Wooferton in charge of 6V75 09.29 Dee Marsh-Llanwern, 06/04/02.
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60003 'Freight Transport Association' passing Severn Tunnel Junction on 14/03/03 working 6V40 06.02 Lackenby-Llanwern loaded slabs.
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60004 on 6B33 13.35 Theale-Robeston passing Callow Hill on 28/07/06.
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60005 'BP Gas Avonmouth' pauses for a crew change at Newport on 27/02/03 working 6V36 08.17 Lackenby-Margam.
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Corus livery 60006 'Scunthorpe Ironmaster' works 6V40 06.02 Lackenby-Llanwern loaded slab past Wetmore Farm,Burton on Trent on 10/09/02.
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Loadhaul livery 60007 at Llangewydd on 25/02/98 in charge of 6M86 10.59 Margam-Dee Marsh.
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60008 'Gypsum Queen II' & 60048 'EASTERN' tackle Upton Scudamore bank with a late running 7O41 Westbury-Eastleigh tripper on 26/11/01.After a two hour wait I gave up,then passed them in the car at Dilton Marsh so a quick u-turn and even quicker dash back with seconds to spare!!!
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Mainline branded 60009 'Carnedd Dafydd' at Coedkernew with 6B38 11.05 Ebbw Vale-Margam steel empties on 06/11/99.
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EW&S 60010 passes East Usk with 7C79 MThO 10.13 Parc Slip-Westbury Cement Works on 05/05/06.
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Mainline blue livery 60011 works 6A65 09.03 Avonmouth BHT-Didcot power station past the site of Badminton station on 28/09/00.
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EW&S 60012 at Badgeworth with 6V92 Corby-Margam coil empties on 18/10/01.
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Plain grey 60013 Robert Boyle passes Cogload Jcn on 01/10/05 working a 6W05 Westbury-North Somerset Jcn engineers train.Note the 66 on the rear which will lead to Bristol after reversal in Taunton.
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60014 'Alexander Fleming' in Trainload Freight livery with Petrolium Sector decals at Stenson Jcn working 6E08 06.56 Wolverhampton Steel Terminal-Scunthorpe on 25/09/00.
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EWS stickered 60015 'Bow Fell' approaches Chinley with 6H03 Oakliegh-Tunstead on 28/04/07. Note the hired in Freightliner HIA hoppers!
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Freshly painted in revised EWS livery, 60016 hammers by Foxhall Jcn, Didcot with 6V99 TFO-Q 12.43 Hamworthy-Cardiff Tidal loaded scrap on 07/04/00.
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60017 'BSC Shotton Works' on the South Wales mainline at St.Georges with 6B71 SUN 10.20 Margam-Ebbw Vale loaded coil on 25/02/01.
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60018 'Moel Siabod' in Trainload Freight Construction livery gets away from Westbury with a combined Fareham+Hallen Moor -Whatley empties on 03/03/94.
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EW&S 60019 at Miskin with 7B52 11.02 Port Talbot-Llanwern loaded iron ore on 19/11/99.
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60020 passes Lea Marston atop 6E08 07.08 Wolverhampton Steel Terminal-Doncaster on 18/10/07.
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60021 'Star of the East' at Woodborough on the B&H route with a diverted 6C23 Hayes-Moreton on Lugg 03/02/07.This was due to a HST fire at Didcot.
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60022 at Great Rocks with 6H21 08.00 Hindlow-Tunstead BLI hoppers on 02/08/05.
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60023 'The Cheviot' passes the spotters at Clay Cross with 6E08 Wolverhampton-Grimsby steel empties on 25/08/94.
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60024 at Great Cheverell with 6Z20 10.37 Whatley-St.Pancras on 30/01/08.
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60025 'Caledonian Paper' ambles through West Drayton on 23/12/99 with a 6P82 SUN 23.42 Robeston-Langley.
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Shiney EW&S livery 60026 works 6D73 14.56 Lindsey-Leeds past Melton Ross on 07/08/97.
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60027 passes Great Cheverell with 6V04 Battersea-Tytherington...23/04/01.
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60028 'John Flamsteed' approaches Hoo Jcn with the 6Y94 TFO 09.36 Purley/Salfords-Cliffe 'BRETT' hoppers on 18/09/97.
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Transrail livery 60029 Ben Nevis at Hawkeridge Jcn, Westbury with 6V13 13.20 furzebrook-Avonmouth LPG tanks on 17/07/97...This was the 3000th such train and I had hoped for a commemorative headboard.
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Tidy 60030 in revised EWS livery at Barrow on Trent working the 6Z97 SO (Q) 14.24 Beeston-Cardiff Tidal loaded scrap on 18/10/03.
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The elusive 60031,the final member of the class to carry Metals sector decals, passes Upton Scudamore with 7O41 10.02 Westbury-Eastleigh on 27/12/01.
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Trainload Freight Coal livery 60032 'William Booth' on show at Gloucester open day 04/08/91. Note only the cabs have been washed for the event!
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One of two to get British Steel blue livery in 1997, 60033 'Tees Steel Express' thuds along the relief at Coedkernew with 6V05 Round Oak-Margam on 27/06/98.
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Trainload Freight Metals livery 60034 'Carnedd Llewelyn' enters Newport on 14/11/91 with Llanwern-Port Talbot iron ore empties.
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Transrail livery 60035 'Florence Nightingale' passes Foxhall Jcn,Didcot having run-round its load of coal from Avonmouth.On the left Loadhaul livery 60038 waits the road into the loop with empties from the adjacent power station....07/04/00.
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Transrail livery 60036 'Sgurr Na Ciche' ,with a dusting of iron ore! ,at Over Jcn, Gloucester with 6B13 Robeston-Westerleigh fuel tanks on 19/07/96.Note the diamond depot plaques from the Trainload Freight livery era. The line on the left served Gloucester docks.
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60037 'Aberthaw / Aberddawan' storms towards Barnetby with 6K21 08.14 santon-Immingham ore empties on 16/05/02.
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Loadhaul livery 60038 passes Newport ADJ yard with 7B60 14.35 Port Talbot-Llanwern loaded iron ore on 27/06/98.
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With the class down to about ten active members one of the regular stomping grounds is the Warrington area coal circuit,on 09/09/09 shabby 60039 squeels out of Arpley yard towards Latchford sidings with 6F80 Liverpool Bulk Handling Terminal-Fiddlers Ferry.
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60040 'Territorial Army Centenary' shows off its new paint job and DB Schenker branding at Merehead open day on 21/06/08.
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EW&S branded 60041 passes Berkley Marsh with 7C76 18.20 Westbury-Whatley on 01/07/02.
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60042 'The Hundred of Hoo' passing Whitacre Jcn with a lengthy ballast on 25/11/08.
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60043 'Yes Tor' passes Erlestoke with the morning Theale-Merehead on 22/07/93
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Mainline blue 60044 with EWS sticker stabled alongside the EWS traincrew building at Westbury on 03/04/07.
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60045 'The Permanent Way Institution' passes Great Cheverell with some new MRL boxes forming 6V67 10.33 Sevington-Merehead on 13/03/01
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60046 'William Wilberforce' runs through Magor on the main with a Lackenby-Margam slab train on 23/03/03.
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Coal sector livery 60047 'Robert Owen' runs onto Westbury Depot 13/11/91.
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60048 'EASTERN' with Railtrack branded autoballasters in tow passes Trowbridge forming a Stoke Gifford-Westbury engineers.
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EW&S 60049, unique without its front skirt, passes Badgeworth with 6V92 Corby-Margam coil empties on 06/03/07.
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60050 'Roseberry Topping' with Thornaby depot plaques and Metals sector flashes restarts 6V13 Furzebrook-Hallen Marsh LPG tanks away from Eastleigh on 17/07/93.
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60051 with loaded coils in tow passes Coedkernew with 6B71 09.09 Margam-Ebbw Vale on 06/06/99
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60052 'Tower Colliery' works 6B33 12.12 Theale-Margam past Badminton on 21/10/06
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60053 'Nordic Terminal' works a diverted 6X26 10.58 Didcot-Eastleigh formed of Corus rail carriers from Scunthorpe near Upton Scudamore on 10/11/07.
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Petrolium sub sector livery survivor 60054 'Charles Babbage' passes Dilton Marsh with 6O41 10.14 Westbury-Eastleigh on 16/04/08. Note the grafitti attack on the cabside.
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60055 'Thomas Barnardo' passes Great Cheverell with 6V18 Hither Green-Whatley unusually formed of ex-RMC hoppers on 13/09/07.
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A spruced up 60056 'William Beveridge' in Transrail livery at Magor with 6E48 SUN 10.54 Llanwern-Lackenby slab empties on 16/03/03.
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Trainload Coal sector livery 60057 'Adam Smith' at Berkley with 7C31 09.13 Theale-Merehead (booked load 36) on 27/03/02
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Transrail livery 60058 'John Howard' at East Usk Jcn with 6B40 11.55 Llanwern-Port Talbot iron ore empties on Spring Bank Holiday 29/05/00.
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The final one to carry Loadhaul livery, 60059 'Swinden Dalesman' approaches Wellingborough with 6M34 SO (Q) 11.07 Crawley-Peak Forest on 30/05/09, a period when the fleet was down to just 11.
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Coal sub-sector decaled 60060 'James Watt' stabled on Margam depot on Sunday 23/01/05. Clearly the depot clock has stopped, as being January its not dark yet !. Now the depot has stopped too and been demolished while 60060 is dumped in the scrapline at Toton.
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