Saturday 13 January 2024

SRPS Diesel Gala, 29th December 2023. Part 1: Class 70s

70807 and 70813 courtesy of Colas, from local layover at Grangemouth, seen on Facebook on arrival at Manuel. Both saw their first passenger workings.

70813, coupled next to 27001, departing from Bo'ness.

The same working returns, with 70807 leading 37403 Isle of Mull into Bo'ness. Both 70s came off at this point, to allow classic traction run up the hill for the next move.

70813 and 70807 were then posed in the station.

70807 has lost its lamp iron at this end/

70813 then moved forward to go into the yard area.

70807 was moved into the short platform next to 47643.