Saturday, 4 June 2011

Churnet Valley Railway - 29th May 2011

5199, built at Swindon in 1934 and loaned from Llangollen, awaits departure from Froghall
5199 approaches Consall, with Caldon Canal to the right
5199 departs from Consall, passing the Black Lion
5199 passing Cheddleton (the stop is only made southbound after running around at Leekbrook Jct)
33102 was receiving attention at Cheddleton. 33021 was also in the yard.
37424, 37407 and 25322 Tamworth Castle at Cheddleton. Both Class 37s were withdrawn in March 2000.
977391 (51433) is now being stripped for disposal. This was part of an ultrasonic test train until 2007.

Churnet Valley Railway website & Wikipedia