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Diesel Locos in "Winter" conditions...


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I had a nightmare trip that day, snow and ice got into one of the traction motors of the 67 and caused it to flashover, could only muster 40mph max out if it!!

 

Since the famous 'wrong type of snow' winter I thought the lessons had been learnt about snow ingress to traction motors.

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EWS Class 67 67025 sits in the snow on a cold wintery night at Didcot:

 

7929018008_97f564df2c_c.jpgEWS 67025 - Didcot by DougieB1971, on Flickr

 

59101 'Village of Whatley' sits at a snowy Oxford with the 7C54 Oxford Banbury Rd - Whately empty box wagons:

 

8396297998_c3b30cb007_c.jpg59101 'Village of Whatley' Oxford by DougieB1971, on Flickr

 

A Snowy Reading TMD (Lower Triangle Sidings):

 

MREmt]8395213043_bafde17ae3_c.jpg[/url]Reading TMD by DougieB1971, on Flickr

 

8395213409_001dd2dc30_c.jpgReading OTP by DougieB1971, on Flickr

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Let's start with some 60s...

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60065 'Spirit of Jaguar' passes Shrivenham working 6B33 Theale - Robeston 24/1/13

 

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60074 rolls along the branch from Westerleigh with 6E41 to Lindsey refinery 24/12/10

 

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59001 sits at Cranmore after working 1Z78 from Paddington via Whatley, the Angel of Bedlam railtour. This was a strangely warm day, I spent most of it wandering round in t-shirt and jeans 11/2/12

 

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59002 is seen near Crofton on 6L21 Whatley - Dagenham 9/12/10

 

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59102 leads 7C77 Acton - Merehead alongside the Kennet and Avon Canal near Crofton 9/12/10

 

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59104 passes Froxfield working 6V18 Hither Green - Whatley 21/1/13

 

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Found 3 more, they are scanned onto my pc..... 

 

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142044 & 142 013 arriving at Ulverston with the 09:24 Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster service 12 Jan 1999

 

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156427 at Ulverston with the 11:03 Barrow-in-Furness to Manchester Airport service 28 Dec 2000

 

And last of all, and I just love the colours in this one

 

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153367 departing Ulverston with the 12:28 Lancaster to Barrow-in-Furness service 29 Dec 2000

 

Ian

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A couple of older ones of mine.

 

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Ulgham Lane Crossing down Voyager 22nd December 2003 IMG_2220

 

 

Wintry conditions even though it was taken in August.  I hope no one minds that it's an electric.

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Oberalp Pass on the Furka Oberalp Switzerland 4th August 1989 C12864

 

 

David

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