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47528-don-jp.jpg (148421 bytes)

You do not so see that many old locos that have seen 'better days' around stations so 47528 pictured at Doncaster on November 15th 2004 was quite an unusual sight.

Photo from James & Martin's Picture Collection Copyright 'Jampics' m.hawkes7@ntlworld.com

British and Foreign Railway Pictures Jampics Fotopic.



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An old Intercity liveried class 47 47528 is seen at the Doncaster depot. Thursday the 14th of December 2006

Photo by Matthew Battye E-mail: matthew@rizzardi.karoo.co.uk



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This is another photo of an Intercity liveried class 47 47528 in the depot at Doncaster. This loco will soon be scrapped. Thursday the 14th of December 2006

Photo by Matthew Battye E-mail: matthew@rizzardi.karoo.co.uk



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Scotrail diesel loco class 47 47643 arriving at Pickering station on the NYMR 15.5.05

Photo by Matthew Battye E-mail: matthew@rizzardi.karoo.co.uk



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Virgin Trains (XC) Class 47/4.

47810 'Porterbrook' stands at Saltley depot, Birmingham on Saturday 9th October 1999.

Photo and scan: Ross Aitken (aos@cableinet.co.uk)
Website: http://wkweb4.cableinet.co.uk/aos/photography



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Virgin Trains (XC) Class 47/4.

47818 stands at Birmingham New Street while waiting it's next turn of duty on Sat 7th Nov 1998.

Photo and scan: Ross Aitken (aos@cableinet.co.uk)



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Virgin Trains (XC) Class 47/4.

Virgin liveried 47818 approaches Birmingham Internation with a Virgin Trains service to Manchester Piccadilly on Sat 27th Mar 1999.

Photo and scan: Ross Aitken (aos@cableinet.co.uk)
Website: http://wkweb4.cableinet.co.uk/aos/photography



47818-8.jpg (95444 bytes)

Virgin XC Class 47/4.

47818 is seen arriving light engine at London Paddington on Thursday 16th April 1998 at 08:31.

Photo and scan: Ross Aitken (aos@cableinet.co.uk).



47818.jpg (93787 bytes)

Class 47.

47818 at Manchhester Piccadilly on 3-sept-97.

Photo: Ross Aitken (aos@cableinet.co.uk).



47818ic.jpg (67212 bytes)

Intercity liveried 47818 with a northbound Virgin Cross Country passenger pauses at Banbury station on 7 June 1998.

Photo and scan copyright Pat & David Othen othen@ns.sympatico.ca



47822.jpg (38269 bytes)

Class 47/8 number 47822 is seen with a Cross Country train at Didcot Parkway. The 47/8s have train heating and long range fuel tanks.

Photo by David Root <hert0296@sable.ox.ac.uk>



47825-9.jpg (79165 bytes)

Virgin Trains (XC) Class 47/4.

47825 'Thomas Telford' is seen on display at the EWS Toton depot open weekend on Sat 29th Aug 1998.

Photo and scan: Ross Aitken (aos@cableinet.co.uk)



47826-Preston.jpg (63759 bytes)

47826 is seen running Light Engine to Crewe at Preston. The loco has just worked the 09:20 Brighton to Edinburgh from Brighton to Preston. Taken in August 1998.

Photo and scan by Anthony Rispoli (anthony@rispoli.freeserve.co.uk)



47826_1v50_Largin_Viaduct_8may02.jpg (136808 bytes)

47826 crosses the impressive Largin viaduct, high above a Cornish forestry plantation on May 8, 2002 with the 1V50 0840 Glasgow Central to Penzance service. The train was hauled by a Class 86 as far as Preston.

Photo and copyright Wayland Smith (wa231_2000@yahoo.co.uk)



47828-S337.jpg (121321 bytes)

Virgin Trains Class 47/4.

47828 stands at Bristol Temple Meads station while at the head of the 1S93, 15:28 Bristol TM - Edinburgh Virgin Trains service on Saturday 11th September 1999.

Photo and scan: Ross Aitken (aos@cableinet.co.uk)
Website: http://wkweb4.cableinet.co.uk/aos/photography



47828datapanel-S338.jpg (150076 bytes)

Class 47/4 data panel.

Class 47/4 data panel as applied to Virgin Trains' 47828 at Bristol Temple Meads station on Saturday 11th September 1999.

Photo and scan: Ross Aitken (aos@cableinet.co.uk)
Website: http://wkweb4.cableinet.co.uk/aos/photography



47829.jpg (45499 bytes)

47829 is pictured being uncoupled from the front of a Cross Country train at Oxford station. Many Cross Country services are still loco hauled by Class 47s.

Photo by David Root <hert0296@sable.ox.ac.uk>



47831-Taunton.jpg (40151 bytes)

47 831 works a northbound Cross Country service at Taunton in August 1993.

Photo and scan by Anthony Rispoli (anthony@rispoli.freeserve.co.uk)



47831_ap.jpg (61690 bytes)

47831 approaches Manchester Piccadilly. This loco is now in the VT house colours.

Photo by Alan Perryman (alanperryman@btinternet.com)



47834.jpg (80343 bytes)

Class 47/8

47834 'FIRE FLY' at Saltley (date unknown). This loco went on to be numbered as 47798 Prince William' as one of the two dedicated Royal Train loco's.

Photo: Scott Aitken, Scan: Ross Aitken (aos@cableinet.co.uk)
Website: http://wkweb4.cableinet.co.uk/aos/photography



47847-S428.jpg (138206 bytes)

Virgin Trains Class 47/4.

47847 arrives at Stafford with the 1H30, 16:57 Birmingham NS - Manchester Piccadilly Virgin Trains service on Fri 24th sept 1999 at 17:32.

Photo and scan: Ross Aitken (aos@cableinet.co.uk)
Website: http://wkweb4.cableinet.co.uk/aos/photography



47848-1556.jpg (100317 bytes)

Virgin Trains (XC) Class 47/4.

47848 belches out a plume of exhaust as it pulls away from Birmingham Internation with the IV93, 09:17 Manchester - London Paddington Virgin Trains service on Sat 27th Mar 1999.

Photo and scan: Ross Aitken (aos@cableinet.co.uk)
Website: http://wkweb4.cableinet.co.uk/aos/photography



47848-virgin.jpg (119160 bytes)

Virgin long-range 47 848, still in Intercity livery, on a light engine move from Edinburgh Waverley via the Down South line, probably bound for Polmadie or Carstairs. This move is unusual because Virgin Crosscountry fleet is normally maintained at Craigentinny Depot, east of Edinburgh Waverley.

This photo by Alex Lu was brought to you by Lexcie Corporation Edinburgh (http://www.lexcie.zetnet.co.uk/)



47849-S406.jpg (130911 bytes)

Virgin Trains Class 47/4.

47849 Departs from Stafford with the 1S76, 09:20 Brighton - Edinburgh Virgin Trains service on Fri 24th sept 1999 at 14:11.

Photo and scan: Ross Aitken (aos@cableinet.co.uk)
Website: http://wkweb4.cableinet.co.uk/aos/photography



47851-toton-jp.jpg (119866 bytes)

47851 receiving attention at Toton Depot. Pictured at the Open Weekend August 1998. This loco is still out and about for Virgin West Coast but is now in a heritage 1960's green livery.

Photo from James & Martin's Picture Collection Copyright 'Jampics' m.hawkes7@ntlworld.com



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47 513 approaches Langstone Cliff on the Sea Wall near Dawlish, with the 11:05 Penzance - Paddington, 25/05/85

Photo copyright Stephen Dance (steved@kellock.co.uk)



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47 560 climbs the bank at Harbury, just south of Leamington Spa with the 07:50 Glasgow/Edinburgh - Poole, 30/9/88

Photo copyright Stephen Dance (sdance@esfplc.com)



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47 609 hauls a northbound parcels working at King's Sutton, 27/8/87

Photo copyright Stephen Dance (sdance@esfplc.com)



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47 515 at Moreton, hauling the 11:06 Birmingham New Street - Reading, 8/8/89

Photo copyright Stephen Dance (sdance@esfplc.com)



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47 515 at Didcot with the 09:10 Swansea - Paddington, 8/3/89

Photo copyright Stephen Dance (sdance@esfplc.com)



UK47854.jpg (95204 bytes)

Class 47 seen passing through Meadowhall station during June 2000. This is an example of the Inter-City livery.

Copyright belongs to Andrew Ducker: Email address ecml@yahoo.co.uk, web address www.apducker.demon.co.uk Photo taken on Kodak DC260



br47829.jpg (61632 bytes)

Long-distance Intercity 47-829 at Banbury with a Scotland-bound train on 27 May 1996.

Photo and scan copyright Pat & David Othen, Dartmouth, NS Canada (dothen@ra.isisnet.com)



cfe-47826-jp.jpg (146482 bytes)

On the back of this charter to London Kings Cross is the only surviving class 47 in Intercity livery that is main line approved 47826 'Springburn'. The loco will soon take out the empty stock and then return the charter north later in the day...the 4th March 2006.

Photo from James & Martin's Picture Collection Copyright 'Jampics' m.hawkes7@ntlworld.com

British and Foreign Railway Pictures Jampics Fotopic.



gb-diesel-47826-01.jpg (108984 bytes)

Intercity-liveried Class 47 disel locomotive 47826 Springburn stands outside the eastern end of Carlisle station. Photographed from a Southbound GNER HST service from Edinburgh to Newcaslte diverted via Carlisle and the Tyne Valley Line due to engineering works.

Photo by Chris McKenna 08/10/2005.
Larger, higher quality copies of most of my pictures are available, please email if you want a copy.



gb-diesel-47826-02.jpg (114995 bytes)

Intercity-liveried Class 47 disel locomotive 47826 Springburn stands outside the eastern end of Carlisle station. Photographed from a Southbound GNER HST service from Edinburgh to Newcaslte diverted via Carlisle and the Tyne Valley Line due to engineering works.

Photo by Chris McKenna 08/10/2005.
Larger, higher quality copies of most of my pictures are available, please email if you want a copy.



marsden.jpg (53830 bytes)

Class 47, 47475, at the Standedge Tunnel, West Yorkshire, June 1989.

Photo by David Lecomber (http://www.comlab.ox.ac.uk/oucl/users/david.lecomber/)



w.47812-reading-32jp.jpg (117020 bytes)

47812 is seen in INTERCITY 'Swallow' livery that originated in BR days of the late 1980s and was not that long ago a common sight on express trains. It is seen here on a Virgin Cross Country service at Reading in 1999. The loco is still around taday...March 2004... performing duties for Freightliner.

Photo from James & Martin's Picture Collection Copyright 'Jampics' m.hawkes7@ntlworld.com

British and Foreign Railway Pictures Jampics Fotopic.



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