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  • Nameplate
     
    Photo: P1201. Following a successful programme of rail tours in November/December 2022 as Nº4498 Sir Nigel Gresley was outshopped as Nº60007 in BR Express Blue during January 2023
    Photograph © SNGLT/Trevor Camp.
  • Cabside
     
    Photo: P1202. The cabside resplendent in its new coat of blue.
    Photograph © SNGLT/Trevor Camp.
  • Tender
     
    Photo: P1203. Finishing touches being applied to the tender.
    Photograph © SNGLT/Trevor Camp.
  • Outside 8 Feb 23
     
    Photo: P1204. Nº60007 now standing outside the paintshop on 8th February 2023.
    Photograph © SNGLT/Trevor Camp.
  • In steam 8 Mar 23
     
    Photo: P1205. With some rather wet snow falling, Nº60007 in steam for the first time after the repaint into BR Express Blue, taken at LSL Crewe March 8th 2023.
    Photograph © SNGLT/Trevor Camp.
  • NVR 5 Apr 23
     
    Photo: P1206. Nº60007 at the Nene Valley Railway on 5th April ahead of the 2023 Members' Day. 2023.
    Photograph © Connor Cheevers.
  • NVR 6 Apr 23
     
    Photo: P1207. Nº60007 rests at Wansford during the 2023 Members' Day, 6th Apr 2023 whilst giving footplate rides to members.
    Photograph © William Sawyers.
  • NVR 6 Apr 23
     
    Photo: P1208. Nº60007 rests at Yarwell during the 2023 Members' Day, 6th Apr 2023. The brake van was for the members awaiting (or having finished) a fotplate visit.
    Photograph © William Sawyers.
  • Wansford 6 Apr 23
     
    Photo: P1210. Nº60007, resplendent in the new blue livery, standa at Yarwell at the end of Member' Day, 6th April 2023.
    Photograph © Nigel Wilson.
  • Goods 7 Apr 23
     
    Photo: P1211. Even big blue engines can pull goods workings! Nº60007 is crossing the River Nene on the approach to Wansford Station on the evening of 7th April.
    Photograph © Rick Woodward.
  • Goods 7 Apr 23
     
    Photo: P1212. Another shot of Nº60007 on the goods, now arriving in Wansford Station..
    Photograph © Rick Woodward.
  • Wansford 8 Apr 23
     
    Photo: P1209. Nº60007 exits the Wansford Tunnel at Yarwell.
    Photograph © Philip Venn.
  • Castor 8 Apr 23
     
    Photo: P1213. Nº60007 by Castor goot crossing on 8th April 2023.
    Photograph © Rick Woodward.
  • Yarwell 9 Apr 23
     
    Photo: P1214. Nº60007 at Yarwell Junction running round its 10:00am train for Peterborough on 9th April 2023.
    Photograph © Ben Scott.
  • On shed 9 Apr 23
     
    Photo: P1215. Nº60007 on shed at Wansford on 9th April 2023, with a good view of the rear of the tender and the porthole window for the corridor. Alongside is cousin Nº34081 92 Squadron designed by Oliver Bulleid who was Nigel Gresley's assistant whilst at the GNR and LNER where he would have worked on the A4 class. Interesting comparison of the two tender designs, the A4's flat, slab-sided tender and the BoB's more modern curved sides with the rave at the top.
    Photograph © Ben Scott.
  • Overton 15 Apr 23
     
    Photo: P1218. 60007 crossing Ham Lane by Overton station leaving with a train for Wansford on 15th April 20th 2023.
    Photograph © Matthew Webb.
  • Wansford 16 Apr 23
     
    Photo: P1216. Nº60007 en route from Yarwell Junction to Wansford Tunnel on 16th April 2023 with the 12.00 train for Peterborough.
    Photograph © Jon Hardy.
  • Wansford 16 Apr 23
     
    Photo: P1217. With the chime whistle blowing, Nº60007 makes its way into Wansford Station on 16th April 2023.
    Photograph © Jon Hardy.
  • Full tender 10 May 23
     
    Photo: P1219. The tender is full to overflowing with coal at Bristol Temple Meads, ready for 60007's leg of the Welsh Marshes Express on 10th May 2023.
    Photograph © Chris Cole.
  • Bristol TM 10 May 23
     
    Photo: P1240. 60007 waiting at Bristol Temple Meads on the up middle line of platform three & five waiting for the Railtour to arrive then hook up to the coaches on 10th May 2023.
    Photograph © Jack Young.
  • Bristol TM 10 May 23
     
    Photo: P1220. With the steam cocks wide open, Nº60007 makes spirited departure from Bristol Temple Meads station on 10th May 2023.
    Photograph © Chris Cole.
  • Shrewsbury 10 May 23
     
    Photo: P1221. Setting back into Shrewsbury Station on 10th May 2023.
    Photograph © Chris Cole.
  • Langstone Rock 24 Jun 23
     
    Photo: P1224. 60007 taken passing Langstone Rock with the "English Riveria Express" on 24th June 2023.
    Photograph © Peter Anthony.
  • Dawlish 24 Jun 23
     
    Photo: P1222. 60007 flies through Dawlish with the "English Riveria Express" on 24th June 2023.
    Photograph © William Sawyers.
  • Holcombe 24 Jun 23
     
    Photo: P1226. 60007 is the centre of attention whilst passing Holcombe, near Teignmouth, with the "English Riveria Express" on 24th June 2023.
    Photograph © Roger Auster.
  • Kingswear 24 Jun 23
     
    Photo: P1225. 60007 at Kingswear with the "English Riveria Express" on 24th June 2023.
    Photograph © Nigel Wilson.
  • Oyster Cove 24 Jun 23
     
    Photo: P1223. 60007 coasts past Oyster Cove with the return "English Riveria Express" on 24th June 2023.
    Photograph © William Sawyers.
  • Teignmouth 8 Jul 23
     
    Photo: P1227. 60007 with the English Riviera Express at Teignmouth seafront on 8th July 2023.
    Photograph © Chris Cole.
  • Craven Arms 27 Jul 23
     
    Photo: P1228. 60007 at Craven Arms during the outward run of the Welsh Marches Express on 27th July 2023.
    Photograph © Richard Harnetty.
  • Dorrington 27 Jul 23
     
    Photo: P1229. 60007 captured at Dorrington with the return run of the Welsh Marches Express on 27th July 2023.
    Photograph © Richard Harnetty.
  • Craven Arms 27 Jul 23
     
    Photo: P1232. 60007 at Craven Armsn with the Welsh Marches Express on 27th July 2023.
    Photograph © Neville Wellings.
  • Dawlish 5 Aug 23
     
    Photo: P1230. 60007 speeding along the seawall at Dawlish with the English Riviera Express on 5th August 2023. Sir Nigel Gresley hauled the train from Taunton to Kinswear, and back to Norton Fitzwarren.
    Photograph © James Gorman.
  • Kingswear 5 Aug 23
     
    Photo: P1231. 60007 on 5th August 2023 at Kingswear whilst backing onto the Stock for The English Riveria Express having been turned for the return journey, which it worked as far as Norton Fitzwarren.
    Photograph © James Gorman.
  • Dawlish 12 Aug 23
     
    Photo: P1242. 60007 passing the red cliffs of Devon at Dawlish with the outbound English Riviera Express on 12th August 2023.
    Photograph © Daniel Dawson.
  • Broadsands Via 12 Aug 23
     
    Photo: P1236. 60007 steams across Broadsands Viaduct, Dartmouth Steam Railway, with the outbound English Riviera Express on 12th August 2023.
    Photograph © Chris Cole.
  • Goodrington 12 Aug 23
     
    Photo: P1233 60007 accelerates away from Goodrington Sands with The English Riveria Express on 12th August 2023.
    Photograph © James Gorman.
  • Parsons Tunnel 12 Aug 23
     
    Photo: P1235. 60007 emerges from Parsons Tunnel, Holcombe, with the outbound English Riviera Express on 19th August 2023.
    Photograph © Chris Cole.
  • Teignmouth 19 Aug 23
     
    Photo: P1237. Passing a favourite location for photos of Kings, Castles and Warships, 60007 at Teignmouth with the return leg of the English Riviera Express on 19th August 2023.
    Photograph © Chris Cole.
  • Cockwood Hbr 19 Aug 23
     
    Photo: P1234 60007 passing Cockwood Harbour near Starcross with the return run of the Saphos Trains English Riviera Express from Kingswear 19th August 2023.
    Photograph © Gavin Thomson.
  • Langstone Rock 24 Aug 23
     
    Photo: P1238 60007 taken passing passing Langstone Rock, Dawlish Warren, with the "Golden Hind" to Plymouth on 24th August 2023.
    Photograph © Peter Anthony.
  • Totnes 24 Aug 23
     
    Photo: P1239 60007 thunders through Totnes station, with the return leg of the "Golden Hind" on 24th August 2023.
    Photograph © Chris Cole.
  • Abergavenny 31 Aug 23
     
    Photo: P1241 60007 passing the semaphores at Abergavenny on the Welsh Marches Express on the 31st August 2023.
    Photograph © Diane Dawson.
  • S & C 20 Sep 23
     
    Photo: P1243 60007 passing through Lazonby & Kirkoswald station southbound on the Settle–Carlisle line with the Settle and Carlisle Fellsman on 20th September 2023.
    Photograph © Martin Whiteley.
  • Hellifield 20 Sep 23
     
    Photo: P1253 60007 steaming through Hellifield on on 20th September 2023.
    Photograph © John Toms.
  • Greengate 20 Sep 23
     
    Photo: P1245 60007 at Greengate on the Settle & Carlisle Line with the return Fellsman from Carlisle to Crewe on 20th September 2023.
    Photograph © Gavin Thomson.
  • Carlisle 20 Sep 23
     
    Photo: P1247 60007 about to be drawn out of Carlisle station by the diesel banker at the end of each leg of the journey on 20th September 2023.
    Photograph © Chris Cole.
  • Copmanthorpe 21 Sep 23
     
    Photo: P1244 60007 passes Copmanthorpe Foot Crossing on 21st Sptember 2023 whilst making her way to the NYMR for their Gala.
    Photograph © William Sawyers.
  • At Hellifield 21 Sep 23
     
    Photo: P1248 60007 almost disappearing in a cloud of steam at Hellifield when it ran from Crewe to Grosmont on 21st September 2023.
    Photograph © Michael Smyth.
  • Beck Hole 23 Sep 23
     
    Photo: P1246 60007 at Beck Hole, with the 16.02 Grosmont to Pickering Service during the NYMR Gala on 23rd September 2023.
    Photograph © Lineside Photographer.
  • Token exchange 23 Sep 23
     
    Photo: P1250 The Fireman of the 2:22 p.m. from Pickering exchanging the Single Line Tokens with the Goathland Signalman on 23rd September 2023.
    Photograph © Chris Cole.
  • Green End 24 Sep 23
     
    Photo: P1251 60007 at Green End during the NYMR 50th Anniversary Steam Gala on 24th September 2023.
    Photograph © Richard Harnetty.
  • On shed 24 Sep 23
     
    Photo: P1249 60007 standing in the Shed in front of an oily puddle at the end of the NYMR 50th Anniversary Steam Gala on 24th September 2023.
    Photograph © Gavin Thomson.
  • Grosmont 7 Oct 23
     
    Photo: P1252 60007 at Grosmont with the return working of SNGLT / LNER(CA) Members' train on 7th October 2023. The wreath is for Nick Stringer, LNER(CA) chairman.
    Photograph © Nigel Wilson.
  • York 23 Nov 23
     
    Photo: P1254 60007 departing York after taking over from D9000 Royal Scots Grey on the Steam Dreams charter from Kings Cross to Edinburgh on 23rd November 2023.
    Photograph © SNGLT/Trevor Camp.
  • Milton Keynes 1 Mar 24
     
    Photo: P1257 60007 arriving for the pathing stop at Milton Keynes Central with the ECS move from Crewe to Southall ahead of the following day's rail tour to York. 1st March 2024.
    Photograph © Marcus Hart.
  • Frinkley Lane 2 Mar 24
     
    Photo: P1262 60007 passing Frinkley Lane during her run up the East Coast Mainline from London Kings Cross to Yor on 2nd March 2024.
    Photograph © Gavib Thomson.
  • Newark 2 Mar 24
     
    Photo: P1256 60007 flies through Newark With the Steam Dreams London to York tour on 2nd March 2024.
    Photograph © William Sawyers.
  • York 2 Mar 24
     
    Photo: P1255 60007 on York's turntable in preparation for the return Steam Dreams London to York tour on 2nd March 2024.
    Photograph © William Sawyers.
  • Colton Jn 2 Mar 24
     
    Photo: P1258 Sir Nigel Gresley, having departed York on the return run back to King's Cross, accelerating passt Colton Junction on 2nd March 2024.
    Photograph © Marcus Hart.
  • ELC 16 Mar 24
     
    Photo: P1260 Piloted by Standard Class 7 N°70000 Britannia, Sir Nigel Gresley is departing Ramsbottom during the Legends of Steam Gala at the East Lancashire Railway 16th March 2024.
    Photograph © Gavin Thomson.
  • Bury 17 Mar 24
     
    Photo: P1259 60007 60007 rests at Bury before departing with the 16:30 from Bury to Rawtenstall on 17th March 2024 during the Legends of Steam Gala at the East Lancs Railway.
    Photograph © William Sawyers.
  • R Irwell 17 Mar 24
     
    Photo: P1261 60007 crossing the River Irwell near Irwell Vale during the Legends of Steam Gala at the East Lancashire Railway 17th March 2024.
    Photograph © Gavin Thomson.
  • Burrs 24 Mar 24
     
    Photo: P1266 60007 with the 12:08 from Heywood creating a good reflection at Burrs on Sunday 24th March 2024, rods down too.
    Photograph © Ben Collier.
  • Somerseat 24 Mar 24
     
    Photo: P1265 60007 shortly before Somerseat with the 15:35 last train of the day from Heywood to Rawtenstall on 24th March 2024. It seems the photographer's dog is more interested in the camera than the train!
    Photograph © Ben Collier.
  • Hexham 5 Apr 24
     
    Photo: P1263 60007 passing through Hexham Hexham 5th April 2024 ahead of the Steam Dreams rail tour the following day.
    Photograph © Dave Collier.
  • Newcastle 6 Apr 24
     
    Photo: P1264 60007 passing Castle Keep, Newcastle with the Tyne-Tees Pullman on 6th April 2024.
    Photograph © Dave Collier.
  • Saighton Ln 11 May 24
     
    Photo: P1267 60007 passes Saighton Lane road bridge with the Steam Dreams' London Euston to Chester excursionn on 11th May 2024.
  • Chester 11 May 24
     
    Photo: P1268 60007 approaching Chester with the Steam Dreams' London Euston to Chester excursionn on 11th May 2024.
    Photograph © Andrew Stockton.

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