TRIP 419

West Yorkshire

31/05/08

M1 Motorway, Northbound, near Trowell Services  

Road/Rail: Paul John Plant; R1136 RA51 UWK - Case 988 CGG0232040/01.

Neville Hill Depot & Yard, Leeds (view)  

08690/724. DMU; 142024, 153304/328/363, 155343/347, 158850, 333002/007. Barrier Vehicles; 6360/361/399. Internal Users; 041972 (carries 041633 in error), 041498, 042180/181. Passing: DMU; 170302, 185139/151. Voyager; 220014. 

Notes: 

1) Only 3 cars of 333002 were noted, 78454 was missing. 

2) There were other Internal Users present but it was not possible to identify them.

Bradford Industrial Museum (visit)  

Preserved Steam Loco; "Nellie" - HC 1435/22. Steam Crane; Smiths 10302/24 (assumed). Trams: Bradford Corporation; Double Decker 104 built 1925, Double Deck Trolley Bus 737 built 1946, U/I Single Deck Horse Drawn Tram.

Shipley Station (c2 hours) 

66017/024/196/507. DMU; 144004/015, 158793/910. EMU; 333001/003/004/005/006/008/009/010/012/013/014/015/016.

Crossley Evans Ltd, Shipley (view) 

Industrial Diesel Locos; "Price Of Wales" - HE 7159/69, RH 284838/50 OOU, 9 - RH 425483/58 OOU, "Katie" - S 10023/60 (ex p.192).

Freightliner, Leeds Midland Road Depot (view) 

66503/507/509/511/514/522525/526/528/545/548/551/554/560 66561/565/569/581/596/602/605/606. Passing: 66539. DMU; 144002.

Middleton Railway, Leeds (visit)  

Preserved Steam Locos: 4ft 8" Gauge; 68153 - S 8837/33, "Lucie" - Cockerill 1625/1890 reb Dorothea/88, "Windle" - EB 53/09, Ghd (38?)/1891 Dsm, Nr.385 - Hart 2110/1895, "Henry de Lacy 2" - HC 1309/17, MSC 67 - HC 1369/19, "Mirvale" - HC 1882/55, HE 1493/25 under restoration, (Picton) - HE 1540/27, HE 1684/31, "Brookes No.1" - HE 2387/41 reb Middleton/99, (Percy) - HL 3860/35, "John Blenkinsop" - P 2003/41, P 2103/50, WB 2702/43, "Matthew Murray" - MW 1601/03 (ex p.80), K 5469/33 (ex p.168), No.14 - MW 1795/12 (ex p.177). Preserved Diesel Locos: 4ft 8" Gauge; D2999 - BT 91/58 + BP 7856/58, "Mary" - HC D577/32, "Carroll" - HC D631/46, 7051 - HE 1697/32 reb HE/49, (Sweat Pea) - HE 1786/35, JF 3900002/45 under restoration, "Austins No.1" - P 5003/61, TH 138C/64 rebuild of S 9584/55, JF 4220033/65 (ex p.169), HC D1345/70 (ex p.80). 3ft Gauge; BEM 402 - HE 8505/81 (ex p.251). 2ft 2" Gauge; HE 6273/65 (ex p.252). Preserved Electric Locos; GB 420452/79, SR75S - Siemens 6/1898 (ex p.80). Departmental Railcars; RDB998901 - Bg/DC 2268/50, 999507 - Wkm 8025/58. Wickham Trolley; Wkm 7564/56. Preserved Carriages: SR; 1074, 1867 (assumed), 2084. Cranes; Isles 4125/1886, Booths 5821/52, Smiths 24899/60. 

Notes: 

1) P 5003/61 was on a Permanent Way working down the spur line in the Industrial estate area. 

2) MW 1210/1891 was away at the NRM on loan. 

3) RH 441934/60 has now gone to Shildon. 

4) Smiths Crane 24899 was bought from Corus at Scunthorpre, arriving c03/2005. It is a 10 ton 4 wheeled Diesel Crane.

Fastline Ltd, Holbeck Machine Depot, Leeds (view) 

DMU; 144006. Track Machines; 72201, 75301/302/401, 80209, 98916/966. Road/Rail; AE05 SMU - Unimog U400 207382. Passing: DMU; 158796.

Wakefield Kirkgate Station area  

Road/Rail: AP Webb; 044 - O&K MH5S 315548/00.

RMS Locotec, Wakefield (view) 

Industrial Diesel Loco; 02101 - YE 2779/60 (ex p.303).