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142014 departing from Manchester Victoria.2 views142014 departs from platform 1 at Manchester Victoria, trailing at the rear of an ECS working, on Sunday 1st May 2011. The Metrolink route to Bury is on the extreme right in this scene.
Ex West Midlands 150116 at Kirkham.0 viewsStill carrying the bright West Midlands Network livery, Class 150/1 150116 has just passed over Kirkham North Junction, and is preparing to call at Kirkham Station with the 13.44 Blackpool South to Colne on the 3rd December 2011.
156460 arrives at Bamber Bridge.0 views156460 arrives at Bamber Bridge whilst working the 18.54 Colne to Blackpool South on June 28th 2012. Many of the fine old station buildings on the East Lancashire Line were swept away in fit of official vandalism in the early 1970s, but at Bamber Bridge a small portion of the former 1846 building survives, now in use as a Senior Citizens Centre.
153360 departs from Thornton Abbey.0 viewsIn the last of the sun, just before an approaching Thunderstorm, 153360 gets away from Thornton Abbey Station whilst working the 15.00 Cleethorpes to Barton-On-Humber on August 25th 2012. Thornton Abbey Station is in open countryside, the hamlet of Thornton Curtis is 1.5 miles away, and there is a footpath direct from the station platform to Thornton Abbey, part of which dates to 1139, now in the care of English Heritage.
The semaphore signal protects Barton Lane Level Crossing.

158757 at Lostock Hall Junction.0 views158757 passes Lostock Hall Junction with the 11.29 Blackpool North to York on May 25th 2013.
150228 at Clitheroe.0 viewsIn the quiet of a Sunday evening, 150228 stands at Clitheroe with the 19.40 service to Manchester Victoria on May 26th 2013.
144008 at Brigg.0 viewsPassengers board 144008 as it calls at Brigg whilst working the Saturdays Only 11.10 Cleethorpes to Sheffield service on August 30th 2014.
150111 departs from St Helens Junction.0 views150111 was one of a batch of 18 Class 150/1s transferred to Northern from the West Midlands at the end of 2011. The unit was departing from St Helens Junction with the 09.40 Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street on October 11th 2014. Once the electrification programme is completed from Liverpool Lime Street, these are one of the services that will be better suited to a 4-Car Class 319 EMU.

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142032 departs from Lostock Hall.0 views142032 heads into a rapidly setting sun as it departs from Lostock Hall with the 17.23 Colne to Blackpool South on October 2nd 2015. This low angle for the light at this location is only available a few days each year towards the end of September/early October.Nov 05, 2015
142037 arrives at Lostock Hall.0 views142037 prepares to call at Lostock Hall whilst working the 17.20 Blackpool South to Colne on October 2nd 2015.Nov 05, 2015
142032 at Lostock Hall Station.0 viewsThe setting sun shines through the bridge at Watkin Lane as 142032 stands at Lostock Hall whilst working the 17.23 Blackpool South to Colne on October 1st 2015.Nov 05, 2015
158790 at Lostock Hall Junction.0 views158790 catches the low evening light as it clatters through Lostock Hall Junction whilst working the 15.18 York to Blackpool North service on September 30th 2015.Nov 05, 2015

150276 & ECS at Lostock Hall Junction.0 viewsThe lead unit in this view, 150276 is forming the 08.20 Preston to Colne passing Lostock Hall Junction on September 27th 2015. The other units coupled behind the 150 are running ECS to form the various services in East Lancashire and the Ribble Valley.Nov 05, 2015
144002 departs from Barnetby.0 views144002 departs from Barnetby with the 16.01 Sheffield to Cleethorpes (via Brigg) on September 5th 2015.Nov 01, 2015
142090 at Adwick.1 views142090 awaits departure from Adwick with the 15.15 to Doncaster on August 15th 2015.Nov 01, 2015
158849 departs from Doncaster.0 viewsIn its bright Tour de France livery, 158849 departs from Doncaster with the 07.12 Bridlington to Sheffield Northern Rail service on August 15th 2015.Nov 01, 2015

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