The cabs of a recently scrapped class 47 share company with some London Underground cars awaiting a similar fate. Seen at Booths yard in Rotherham in 1998.
47802 and A4 60009 'Union of South Africa' pass Powderham with the return Torbay Express from Kingswear to Bristol Temple Meads. The diesel worked down on the front due to the risk of lineside fir... (more)
On a beautiful day in February 1996, RFD class 47, No 47303 passes The Hawthorns station, near Birmingham, with 6G22, Round Oak steel works to Washwood Heath.
A service no longer in operation. 2 class 47 locomotives haul the royal Mail from Team Valley Gateshead in 2000.
A couple of class 47's lead a mail train from Team Valley Gateshead south across Croxdale viaduct. Scanned from a transparency
Grim working conditions at Round Oak steelworks in the English midlands. 47350 (far left) waits to leave for Washwood Heath yard, near Birmingham, as 2 of the steelworks own shunting locos prepare... (more)
Class 47 No. D1661 "North Star" was built at Crewe Works,and delivered new to British Rail in February 1965.The loco worked steadily for the next 42 years,finally being withdrawn in May ... (more)
West Coast Railways diesels 47760 and 37706 head South through Atherstone hauling LMS 46100 'Royal Scot' and Support Coach 35317 to form the 5Z43 1127 Crewe Heritage Centre - Southall, a locomotiv... (more)
Due to the failure of ex-LNER B1 no.61306 'Mayflower', the Stratford 47 Group's class 47 no.47580 'County of Essex' was drafted in to work the Cathedrals Express charter from Ashford International... (more)
47596 on 1W01, 08:20 East Dereham to Wymondham Abbey at Crownthorpe on 27/3/2015.
47812 and 47847 on 4D93, 09:40 Doncaster Robert Road shed to Drax P S at Knottingley at 10:39 on 30/3/2015.
47854 is seen leading 1H87 Bridge of Orchy-Wemyss Bay 'Royal Scotsman' south at Pulpit Rock - 7/09/2014
47818 waits to depart Preston with 2Z20 17:29 to Manchester Victoria
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The famous Battersea Power Station is finally undergoing a transformation and much needed renovation as part of a huge residential housing development. Thanks to years of ne... (more)