A Round Oak to Margam service drifts past Cheltenham on a bright Spring morning.
DB Schenker class 66 no. 66054 drifts past the lower slopes of Chosen Hill,with John Daniels Way in the background.The loco is working 6V05,the return empties from Round Oak to Margam.
With another 90 miles to go until it reaches its destination,the Round Oak to Margam empties has just passed Gloucester behind class 66 no. 66075.
Despite most of the class being placed into storage,the class 60 locomotives still turn uo on the occasional freight working.Such was the case here,as 60049 passes Keenes Crossing,on the outskirts... (more)
Recently re-instated 60004 on the outskirts of Gloucester with a train of empties from Round Oak to Margam.
Brush built 60070 skirts the river Severn as it heads for South Wales with a rake of empty steel wagons from the West Midlands.