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153316 Barrow Haven.0 viewsNorthern Rail Class 153,153316 arrives at Barrow Haven with the 11.58 Barton On Humber to Cleethorpes service on the 23rd April 2011. The single platform station is in a lonely spot, close to the South bank of the River Humber.
143605 arrives at Oxenholme.0 viewsAllocated to Heaton Depot and still carrying the original Provincial Services powder blue livery, Class 143 143605 arrives at Oxenholme with a service from Windermere on March 8th 1992.
GM Liveried 142008 at Croston.1 viewsWhen this image was recorded at Croston of 142008 on an Ormskirk to Preston service on June 18th 1986, No-one could have imagined what lay ahead for this particular unit. On June 23rd 1999, 142008 & 142003 were working an ECS from Crewe to Manchester at Winsford when they overran a red signal and emerged on to the Down Fast Line in the path of 87027 working the 06.35 Euston to Glasgow. 142008 was struck by the 87 and the damage to the Pacer was so severe that it was subsequently scrapped.
ATW 175111 at Llandudno.0 views175111 awaits departure from the terminus at Llandudno with the 12.44 to Manchester Piccadilly on November 23rd 2013.

153332 at Barrow Haven.0 viewsThe tail end of 153332 runs across Ferry Road as it prepares to call at Barrow Haven with the 11.02 Barton-On-Humber to Cleethorpes service on Sunday 31st August 2014.
Barrow Haven.0 viewsBarrow Haven station, Sunday August 31st 2014.
TPE 185108 at Burneside Higher Crossing (Windermere Branch)0 views185108 accelerates away from Burneside Station and bears down upon Burneside Higher Crossing whilst working the 13.44 (2C13) Windermere to Oxenholme First TransPennine Express service on May 23rd 2015. The gated level crossing here is protected by semaphore Home Signals in either direction.
153330 at Barton Lane Level Crossing.0 views153330 approaches Barton Lane Level Crossing whilst working the 09.52 Barton-On-Humber to Cleethorpes Northern Rail service on September 5th 2015.

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EPS 37601 - Folkestone Harbour.0 viewsAs the tide begins to come in, 37601 sits on the viaduct at Folkestone Harbour with the Pathfinder Tours 'Atomic Harbourmaster' railtour on October 20th 2007. Out of sight at the other end of the train was fellow EPS class 37, 37603. This was one of the last diesel hauled trains to traverse this line. The itinerary on that day included a trip along the Dungeness Branch. It was a long day - an 06.15 start from Crewe on Saturday morning and only getting back to Crewe at 01.24 on Sunday morning!Dec 10, 2015
Goxhill Level Crossing and Signalbox.1 viewsTwilight on October 17th 2015.Nov 05, 2015
153304 departs from Goxhill.1 viewsAs 153304 disappears into the gloom with the 17.55 Barton-On-Humber to Cleethorpes, the timber level crossing gates swing open to let the waiting traffic pass through. October 17th 2015.Nov 05, 2015
Goxhill Level Crossing.1 viewsTwilight on an October evening at Goxhill, as headlights illuminate the timber level crossing gates closed across Howe Lane on October 17th 2015.Nov 05, 2015

153304 at Barton Lane Crossing.1 viewsWith the new lights installed for the replacement crossing, 153304 passes over Barton Lane level crossing whilst working the 09.52 Barton-On-Humber Northern Rail service on October 17th 2015. The crossing gates here are due to be replaced with barriers by the end of 2015.Nov 05, 2015
153330 departs from New Holland.0 viewsHaving called at New Holland, 153330 gets underway with the 11.02 Barton-On-Humber to Cleethorpes service on Sunday 6th September 2015.Nov 01, 2015
153330 at Barrow Road Crossing, New Holland.0 viewsAmidst the industrial backdrop of New Holland, 153330 passes over Barrow Road Level Crossing with the Sunday 11.02 Barton-On-Humber to Cleethorpes service on September 6th 2015.Nov 01, 2015
153330 at Goxhill.0 views153330 awaits departure from Goxhill with the Sunday 09.58 Cleethorpes to Barton-On-Humber Northern Rail service on September 6th 2015.Nov 01, 2015

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