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Glasgow update

14 Sep , 2015   Gallery

Amazingly, it is now just short of 2 and 1/2 years since 55 022 began working the ‘Translator Coach’/E.M.U. movements for GB Rail Freight. The movements across the City of Glasgow between K-B Rail Services, Glasgow Works at Springburn and Scotrail’s Shields T.M.D. are set to continue for the foreseeable future and hopefully other suitable […]

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Friday 11 Sept

7 Sep , 2015  

55 022’s next working is this Friday the 11th September, when the loco is rostered for the ‘Translator/E.M.U. move for GB RailFreight as shown below. 5D15 55 022 plus 2 translator coaches. Glasgow Works Dep. 10.31 Eastfield Passenger Loop Arr. 10.47, Run Round, Dep. 11.12 Bellgrove Pass 11.22 Shields Junction Arr. 11.42 Shields Depot Arr. […]

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FRIDAY THE 14TH….

11 Aug , 2015  

‘Royal Scots Grey’ is rostered to haul the ‘Translator/E.M.U. move for GB RailFreight this coming Friday, 14th August, booked timings are shown below. The photo shows last Friday’s working passing through Bellgrove, with thanks to Gavin Justice. 5D15 55 022 plus 2 translator coaches and E.M.U. 320 322. Glasgow Works Dep. 10.31 Eastfield Passenger Loop […]

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‘RSG’ NEW GUISE AND TIMES FOR FRIDAY 7TH AUGUST

28 Jul , 2015  

Thanks to all who attended the Bo’ness & Kinneil Railway’s Summer Diesel Gala last weekend, particularly those who travelled behind ‘Royal Scots Grey’. The loco ran on the Saturday under the guise of 55 003 ‘Meld’ as has been the case since mid February. On the Sunday morning myself and my good friend Alan Knight, […]

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S.R.P.S. BO’NESS DIESEL GALA TIMES

23 Jul , 2015  

55 022 is scheduled to work the 08.30 departures from Bo’ness on Saturday 25th July in Top and Tail mode with 26 038 returning from Manuel at 09.00 and the 15.00 departure from Bo’ness again in Top and Tail mode with 37 703 returning from Manuel at 15.30. There is just one working scheduled for […]

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55 022 FRIDAY 17TH JULY

15 Jul , 2015  

‘Royal Scots Grey’ is scheduled to work the GB RailFreight Translator working to and from Shields this Friday 17th July and then on to Bo’ness as below:- 5D15 55 022 plus 2 translator coaches and E.M.U. 320 305. Glasgow Works Dep. 10.31 Eastfield Passenger Loop Arr. 10.47, Run Round, Dep. 11.12 Bellgrove Pass 11.22 Shields […]

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55 022 FRIDAY 10TH JULY

2 Jul , 2015  

‘Royal Scots Grey’ is next scheduled to haul the ‘Translator/E.M.U. move for GB RailFreight on Friday 10th July, heading to Shields T.M.D. from Springburn and return. Booked timings are shown below. 5D15 55 022 plus 2 translator coaches. Glasgow Works Dep. 10.31 Eastfield Passenger Loop Arr. 10.47, Run Round, Dep. 11.12 Bellgrove Pass 11.22 Shields […]

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55 022 BO’NESS DIESEL GALA

1 Jul , 2015  

55 022, should once again be in operation at the Scottish Railway Preservation Society’s Bo’ness & Kinneil Railway Summer Diesel Gala. The event takes place on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th July and on the evening of Friday 24th July and once again promises to be a fantastic occasion. In addition to ‘Royal Scots Grey’ […]

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WATERLOO DAY – 200 YEARS

18 Jun , 2015  

Today, the 18th June marks the 200th anniversary of the Battle Of Waterloo, the Royal Scots Greys regiment were at the forefront of the battle with Napoloeon and his French forces. The eagle of the French 45 Ligne was captured during the battle and the design was adopted as the regimental crest as carried by […]

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55 022 TRANSLATOR WORK 23RD JUNE

17 Jun , 2015  

‘Royal Scots Grey’ had a job booked for this coming Friday moving E.M.U. 320 314 back from Springburn to Shields Depot, this has been delayed until Tuesday 23rd June. Timings are as usual and shown below. 5D15 55 022 plus 2 translator coaches and Class 320 E.M.U. 320 314. Glasgow Works Dep. 10.31 Eastfield Passenger […]