Sunday 14 August 2022

Miscellany at Eastleigh, 8th August 2022


66730 + 66847 + 66849 6V40 14:05 Eastleigh -Westbury, running as a CWR train, ready for the 'off'..

'PERCH' Gantry Stabling Wagon DB 979609, coded YEA. Plasser + Theurer Gantry Unit 89115 of 1985 is in the stabled position.

DB 979515 YEA is the 'PORPOISE' Chute Wagon at the far end of the train.

391357 is a MFA type, which is getting rare.

396090 as a COALFISH MPA, from a fast disappearing batch.

81 70 5932 340-9 was the highest numbered new Wascosa MLA observed, delivered from Dollands Moor to Wembley on 9th July.

New nameplate Gail Richardson was revealed on 6th July.

701017's test run was curtailed at Eastleigh, from where it ran into the T&RSMD.