Courtesy of John Atkinson, we have a Class 37 fest with four new photos of 37s at various locations on the line. First up, 370108 at Pelton. 37143 at Consett with the Great Fairwells Railtour. 37194 and 37074 at Consett.
Another shot of the Last Passenger Train from Stephen McGahon.
Today is 32 years since the last passenger train ran to Consett. To commemorate the event, regular contributor Stephen McGahon has sent me three new photos of the even which I’ve added to the Last Passenger Train page.
I’ve added a new page covering the early use of diesel locomotives on the line and the introduction of the Type 2 (Class 24) locomotives on the iron ore trains.
Courtesy of John Atkinson, I’ve added 3 new photos of Class 37s in the snow at various locations. First up, 37004 at Annfield Plain: 37194 at the High Yard at Consett: 37059 at Tyne Yard having just returned from Consett: