A Manchester Piccadilly to Carmarthen service leaves Newport station.The train had left Manchester at 07.30,and would arrive at Carmarthen at 12.25 - a journey of 248 miles.
175106 pauses at Newport.
43165 pauses at Newport with a London - Cardiff Central express.
37038 heads west through Newport at 16:54 with a loaded steel train.
37221 crawls west through Newport with empty ballast hoppers at 16:10. Withdrawn in October 2000, 37221 was cut-up in May 2009 at CF Booth's in Rotherham (info courtesy WNXX.com).
56077 heads west through Newport with a rake of empty HAAs. It was unusual to see a Toton based 56 in South Wales at the time and I can only assume it was transferring the HAAs from the Midlands.
Checked by a signal, 37713 stands on the down centre road at Newport with a load of hot-rolled steel coil from BSC Llanwern. Withdrawn in March 2000, 37713 was cut-up by HNRC at Crewe Diesel in Ju... (more)
50049 waiting at Newport to return to Cardiff Central as empty coaching stock for a Rugby special.
50049 sits at Newport waiting to run ECS back to Cardiff while working additional Cardiff/Newport shuttles.
The first of Wessex Trains 'logo-trains' in special advertising livery.