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DRS 37419 at Burscough.0 viewsDRS 37419 brings up the rear of the Pathfinder Tours 'Lancs Links' as it passes Warpers Moss Lane at Burscough on the return from Ormskirk on March 7th 2015.
The 37s that top-and-tailed this railtour could be heard for several minutes after their passing as the sound carried across the flat West Lancashire countryside.
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153316 Barrow Haven Level Crossing.1 viewsOn the branch to Barton On Humber, Northern Rail, Class 153, 153316 departs from Barrow Haven with the 11.00 Cleethorpes to Barton On Humber, on the 23rd April 2011.
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153316 at Barrow Haven.1 views153316 has departed from the lonely station at Barrow Haven, with the 11.00 Cleethorpes to Barton On Humber service on the 23rd April 2011.
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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.

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Goxhill Level Crossing.3 viewsIn time-honoured fashion, the level crossing gates at Goxhill, swing across Howe Lane, pending the arrival of the 13.00 Cleethorpes to Barton On Humber service on the 23rd April 2011. Goxhill retains its semaphore signals, controlled from the former Great Central Railway Signalbox, dating from 1910.
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153316 Goxhill Level Crossing.1 views153316 arrives at Goxhill with the 13.00 Cleethorpes to Barton On Humber service, on the 23rd April 2011.
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153316 at Goxhill Station.0 viewsThe 13.00 Cleethorpes to Barton On Humber service, awaits for custom at Goxhill Station, on the 23rd April 2011.
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153316 Goxhill Station.0 views153316 arrives at Goxhill Station with the 13.58 Barton On Humber to Cleethorpes service on the 23rd April 2011.

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153316 Goxhill Level Crossing.1 viewsThe level crossing gates are closed across Howe Lane, as 153316 departs from Goxhill, with the 13.58 Barton On Humber to Cleethorpes service on the 23rd April 2011.
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153316 at New Holland.1 views153316 has just departed from the station at New Holland, with the 15.00 Cleethorpes to Barton On Humber service on the 23rd April 2011. The unit is approaching the hand-operated level crossing gates at Barrow Road.
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153316 at Barrow Road Crossing, New Holland.1 views153316 passes over the level crossing at Barrow Road, New Holland, with the 15.58 service from Barton On Humber to Cleethorpes, on the 23rd April 2011.
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153316 at Lodge Lane Farington.0 views153316, with the 18.34 Preston to Ormskirk service, approaches Lodge Lane occupation crossing at Farington, on the 28th April 2011.
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