often you see 08 shunters running through Crewe station but,
today, we were privileged to see 08561 dragging a "Northern
Belle" coach down to the LNWR carriage sidings. It later
returned with a different one. 30/5/2002
on the Sandbach acid run. 30/5/2002
Castle" storms out of Crewe with a Northern Belle
Rannoch" leads 37426 out of Crewe with the 08.33
Manchester-Cardiff rugex special. 25/5/2002
dumped and looking somewhat bushed at Crewe International Electric
Maintenance Depot. 23/5/2002
Railways Magazine/Roger Ford" backing onto the 9.19
Holyhead-London at Crewe. 21/5/2002
47817 "The Institution of Mechanical Engineers"
had brought the train in from North Wales. 21/5/2002
It was a
busy day at Crewe with the Stoke line closed, all the Manchester
trains were running through the station and there were plenty
of them too. 86231 "Starlight Express"
peels off towards Mancunium while a DVT waits to pass through
the up centre road. 21/5/2002
Financial Times" heads North via the down centre
road to gain access to the Manchester line with a Euston-Manchester
A Serco test
train had waited for quite some time North of the station and
eventually ran through with 47732 "Restormel"
leading and 47734 "Crewe Diesel Depot"
attached to the rear. 21/5/2002
to be still on hire to Virgin as it pauses in platform 5. 21/5/2002
Castle" posing in the sunshine on the diesel depot
at Crewe. 21/5/2002
Class 221 Super Voyager tilting trains about today (they can't
tilt yet!) and 221 105 was stopped in platform 5 with 221 110
leading en route for Bournemouth. This shot shows the bogie detail.