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From another thread on here.  I've popped it in to see if any of you 50 fans realise the significance of this shot....


 


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With thanks and due acknowledgement to Bruce M for access to this photo.


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Last/first/only 50 on the Waverley....?

 

First and only photographed working (so far) over the line, yes.  Although 12 were recorded in total.

 

Good shout - treat yourself to a kipper!

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Here are couple of mine:- 

 

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50014 Warspite at Truro with the 11.05 Penzance - Plymouth,  service 11/3/83

 

 

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50041 Bulwark runs into Salisbury with the 09.38 Exeter St Davids - Waterloo, 9/6/83

 

cheers

 

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Heres a few Black and Whites from the Network South East Era at Birmingham New Street.

 

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50024 with mini ploughs

 

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50026 in the snow

 

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50041 clag monster emerges from the dark...

 

 

Cheers

Steve

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Here are two more, from Dawlish and Dawlish Warren in happier times:-

 

 

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50034 Furious at Dawlish heads west for Paignton with a summer saturday working, 30/6/84

 

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50030 Repulse has just called at Dawlish Warren to disgorge a number of holidaymakers in June 1984, 30/6/84

 

cheers

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A few Vac shots from the hard drive...

 

Vanguard does the Paddington light engine shuffle on 27/3/89...

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Indomitable awaits the right away from Oxford...

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Triumph on a Sunday engineering job at Exeter SD in August 1989...

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50 029 at Newton Abbot in 1977...

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A few Vac shots from the hard drive...

 

Vanguard does the Paddington light engine shuffle on 27/3/89...

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Indomitable awaits the right away from Oxford...

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Triumph on a Sunday engineering job at Exeter SD in August 1989...

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50 029 at Newton Abbot in 1977...

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Superb. NSE livery looks so much better in black and white (seriously).

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Crikey!!! :O :O

I never thought I'd see the day! A blue 50007. :sungum:

It must have been a big job to convince the owners to paint it blue. A truly Herculean task?

 

<tongue in cheek>

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It must have been a big job to convince the owners to paint it blue. A truly Herculean task?

 

<tongue in cheek>

It would have looked better with headcode panels &

pre tops numbers & no nameplate.

in my opinion ?.

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Not noticed this thread before...I'm glad I have done so now though....

 

Thanks to all those who have, and no doubt will do agin, stuck up the lvoely pictures of one of my favourite locomotive classes :)

Oh yes Mickey, you and I both!! Some of the best hours of my life have been spent window hanging 50's. :sungum:

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