News – 13/08/11

Class 14 D9516

D9516 pulled its first scheduled passenger trains on the Wensleydale Railway on Friday 12th August completing 64 trouble free miles pulling 4 Mk2 coaches.

North Yorkshire Moors Railway – Diesel Gala Update

A quick update of the NYMR diesel gala on 16/17/18 September 2011.

Visiting Locomotives

Class 55 55002 ‘Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry’ (KOYLI)
Class 20’s 20096 & 20107
Class 31 31128 ‘Charybdis’
Class 33 D6515
Class 73 73136 ‘Perseverance’

Home based Locomotives

Class 24 D5061
Class 25 D7628 ‘Sybilla’
Class 37 37 264

ALL above Subject to Availability

Friday ONLY evening Dining trains will be steam hauled

Pie and Pea will be Diesel Hauled

Sunday will feature a rededication ceremony at Grosmont for 55002, 12:00 Approx

NO shunter brake van shuttles.

Friday Whitby Services will be D7628
Saturday Whitby Services will be D7628,D6515 and 73136
Sunday Whitby Services will be D6515 and 31128


… and talking of NYMR

A couple of shots sent in by Graham Turner, featuring NYMR based 50027 & D7628 on shed at Grosmont on Wednesday 10th August.


Posted August 13, 2011 by presnews in PD News 2011, Preserved Diesels News