Northbound Pendolino. London Euston -Liverpool Lime Street. The 11-car flyer slows for her 2nd last stop from her final destination, leaving spray in her wake.
20020 and 20021 run light through Crewe. Withdrawn in October 1990 and March 1991 respectively, 20020 is currently preserved, whereas 20021 was cut-up in February 1992 (info courtesy WNXX.com).
390035 on a "down" service running non stop through Crewe.
390053 stnads at Crewe with the 14:15 Liverpool Lime St to London Euston.
An old shot from 1981. 86 241 Glenfiddich leaves Crewe with a southbound express. (Yes, British rail actually named a loco after a malt whisky. We take our trains seriously here in UK!)
Another one from the archives from 1981. This loco, no. 86 235 was named Novelty and given a special livery with a decorative panel to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Liverpool and Manch... (more)
Privately owned preserved no 86 259 enters Crewe with the return leg of a main line special.
47 773 brings up the rear of the Les Ross main line special at Crewe.
"Now let me see..... 57308? Yep, that's my loco!" The driver double checks his instructions before his Class 57 'Thunderbird' is removed from the Pendolino it has just 'dragged' into Crewe Stati... (more)
Virgin West Coast's last remaining loco-hauled train has just arrived from London. Monday - Saturday, this set runs between London & Wolverhampton, but on Sundays, runs to Crewe. In the backgrou... (more)
Virgin West Coast Pendolino no. 390011 'City of Lichfield' stands at Crewe station. After 4 hours of continual rain, I was about to leave, when the sun decided to shine. The result made the rain... (more)
170 512 and 158 846 in Crewe Station.
I took this time exposure shot of a 57 loco at Crewe preparing to drag a Class 390 'Pendolino' North. Just as I did so the driver proceeded to lower the Dellner coupling, giving this unusual image
This unit is the one involved in the derailment in Cumbria on February 23rd 2007, in happier times it is seen working the 1546 London Euston to Glasgow Central.
Although it is being opearted by Freightliner, 47811 is still wearing unbranded GW livery.