Monday 26 June 2023

On the North Yorkshire Moors, 23rd May 2023 part 3: Miscellaneous Diesels


31128 CHARYBDIS running around at Whitby. For details, please see the profile from 2022 Swanage Diesel Gala.

08495 at Grosmont. This loco was stored from Eastleigh in September 2013, and delivered to the NYMR in December 2014.

47077 / 47840 NORTH STAR appeared to be poorly, and has not yet worked during the current steam ban.

Class 04 D2207 was new as 11108 in February 1953 from Vulcan Foundry to the Drewry Car Co. design, first allocated to 30F Parkeston Quay. Sent to Crewe Works from Newton Heath in September 1966, and withdrawn in December 1967. Worked in industry from 1968 to 1973, then to the NYMR.

12139 REDCAR is a convenient identity for this Class 11 lookalike, built in 1949 at Robert Stephenson & Hawthorn's for ICI. This locomotive was on the Mid-Hants in 1982-83.