Saturday, 11 July 2015

The Dorset Coast Express, 9th July 2015

1Z67 08:44 Victoria - Weymouth
1Z69 16:30 Weymouth - Southampton - Laverstock - Waterloo

47760 (BR Crewe, September 1964) leads with the down working at St Denys. Image by Ian Knight.
37706 (EE Vulcan Foundry, June 1961) leads the up return through Redbridge, for reversal in Southampton Platform 3.
MkII SO Coach 5236 built at Derby in  April 1966 to Lot 30752. This coach and some others in the train are vacuum brake only. Withdrawn from BR service in 1991.
47760 on the rear at this point.
Next approaching Millbrook. Image by Ian Knight.
Back through Redbridge with Sulzer power.
Branching onto the route up the Test Valley.