CREWE - CHESTER -
- BANGOR - HOLYHEAD
DECEMBER 2011 - PAGE TWO
Crewe LNWR and class 4F number 44422 has arrived for attention to its firebox before returning to The Nene Valley Railway for the 2012 season.
44422 catches the late afternoon Sun as the storm gathers in the background.
Positioning the trailer for unloading.
After a connecting ramp had been attached to the trailer the engine was lowered down on the end of a steel rope.
As the first set of driving wheels hit the track the engine stalled and refused to budge so a fork truck was brought in to pull it clear of the ramp.
87035 is now looking more like the locomotive that used to ply the West Coast Main Line.
Receiving attention was 70000 "
" (or at least it soon will be).