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September 2020

27 September 2020

Please note that the dates specified are the dates the detail was changed on this website and are not specifically when the event happened. The actual event stated in the detail section would have occurred between the date stated below and the previous site update date.

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Number
Detail

Colas Rail

56302

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Nottingham Eastcroft and has returned to service

Colas Rail

70808

Completed it's bout of maintenance at Leeds Midland Road and has returned to service

DB Cargo

60007 & 60044

Both now undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

60011

Completed it's bout of maintenance at Toton TMD and has returned to service

DB Cargo

60020

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Toton TMD and has returned to service

DB Cargo

60092

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66001 & 66065

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66007, 66011, 66013, 66014, 66084, 66094 & 66099

All have now completed their maintenance work at Toton TMD and have returned to service

DB Cargo

66012, 66074 & 66090

All now awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66039, 66044 & 66083

All have completed their exam/maintenance at Toton TMD and have returned to service

DB Cargo

66063

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

66065

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66100

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD and has returned to service

DB Cargo

66104, 66105, 66117, 66140 & 66192

All are now awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66111, 66114, 66116, 66143, 66161, 66174 & 66194

Completed their latest batch of maintenance work at Toton TMD and have returned to service

DB Cargo

66131

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

66135

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Toton TMD and has returned to service

DB Cargo

66156

Has been reinstated to an active pool after being in store at Toton TMD since 15/07/20

DB Cargo

66165

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

66183 & 66186

Completed their maintenance work at Margam T.C. and have returned to service

DB Cargo

67015

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Cardiff Canton TMD

DB Cargo

90034

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

90036

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

92011

Having clocked up some miles travelling between Crewe and Dollands Moor, this loco has again returned to Crewe Electric TMD where it is now undergoing exam/maintenance

DB Cargo

92019

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Dollands Moor and has returned to service

DB Cargo / Transport for Wales

67008

Has now appeared sporting it's new Transport for Wales livery after a repaint from EWS Red & Yellow at Toton. Now returned to Crewe Electric TMD

Direct Rail Services

37069

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD and has returned to service

Direct Rail Services

37401

Latest batch of maintenance is now complete and loco has returned to service

Direct Rail Services

37425

Having only recently returned to service after a lengthy period under maintenance, this loco has now suffered wheel flats whilst heading to the South-West region and is now at Laira TMD awaiting maintenance

Direct Rail Services

57002

Completed it's exam/maintenance and has returned to service. Currently awaiting a depot transfer from Craigentinny TMD

Direct Rail Services

57309

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

Direct Rail Services

66031

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD

Direct Rail Services

66108

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD and has returned to service

Direct Rail Services

66423

Completed it's bout of maintenance work at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD and has returned to service

Direct Rail Services

66424 & 66426

Completed their exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD and have returned to service

Direct Rail Services

66425

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD

Direct Rail Services

66431

Awaiting maintenance at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD

Direct Rail Services

66432

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD and has returned to service

Direct Rail Services

68002

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

Direct Rail Services

68003

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD and has returned to service

Direct Rail Services

88003

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD and has returned to service

Direct Rail Services

88004

Has now transferred to Carlisle Kingmooor TMD where it awaits maintenance

Direct Rail Services / GB Railfreight

66433

Currently on a short term lease from DRS to GBRf to cover shunting duties at the Peak Forest Cemex terminal

East Midlands Railway

180109

Is now out on test in the East Midlands area following it's transfer from Hull Trainsn to East Midlands Railway

East Midlands Railway

180110 & 180111

Are both now in the EMR Purple, Silver & Grey 'Intercity' livery having previously been in the Hull Trains Blue with dynamic lines livery

East Midlands Railway

43048 & 43058

Both of these power cars have now moved to Long Marston where they will be stored

Freightliner

66501

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Merehead TMD and has returned to service

Freightliner

66502 & 66514

Both now undergoing exam/maintenance at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66517 & 66546

Both undergoing exam/maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

66533, 66541 & 66596

All have completed their exam/maintenance at Leeds Midland Road and have returned to service

Freightliner

66534 & 66564

Both have completed their latest batch of maintenance work at Leeds Midland Road and have returned to service

Freightliner

66552

Awaiting maintenance at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66555

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT and has returned to service

Freightliner

66567

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall and has returned to service

Freightliner

66607

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

66615

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66951

Now undergoing exam/maintenance at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

70005

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

70008

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

70020

Has been reinstated to an active pool after being in store at Leeds Midland Road since 15/04/20

Freightliner

86638

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

90006, 90009, 90010 & 90012

All have now completed their exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall and have returned to service

Freightliner

90008

Recently reinstated to an active pool and is now undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

GB Railfreight

59003

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Eastleigh Works and has returned to service

GB Railfreight

60021

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

GB Railfreight

60056

Has transferred from Doncaster to Toton TMD since our last update and is now undergoing exam/maintenance there

GB Railfreight

60076

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Toton TMD and has returned to service

GB Railfreight

66701, 66726, 66728, 66745 & 66750

All have now completed their exam/maintenance at Doncaster Roberts Road and have returned to service

GB Railfreight

66706, 66718, 66736 & 66789

All now undergoing exam/maintenance at Doncaster Roberts Road

GB Railfreight

66735 & 66784

Both have now completed their exam/maintenance at Peterborough GBRf Depot and have returned to service

GB Railfreight

66759

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Peterborough GBRf Depot

GB Railfreight

66793 & 66794

Both of these locos have now arrived into the UK from Germany and have now transferred from Immingham Docks to Doncaster Roberts Road TMD

GB Railfreight

73966 & 73969

Both now completed their exam/maintenance at Craigentinny TMD and have returned to service

GB Railfreight

73968

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Craigentinny TMD

GB Railfreight

92006 & 92010

Both now undergoing exam/maintenance at Wembley TMD

GB Railfreight

92018

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Wembley TMD and has returned to service

Grand Central / DB Cargo

90020, 90026 & 90029

After the recent announcement that Grand Central will no longer be moving forward with their plans to operate services between London and Blackpool, this loco has returned to DB Cargo and placed in store at Crewe Electric TMD

Great Central Railway / Great Central Railway Nottingham

08694

Has now transferred from the GCR at Loughborough to the GCR(N) at Ruddington

Harry Needle Railroad Company

20016, 20081 & 20088

All of these have transferred from Long Marston to Wishaw by road transfer. These have been out of action since the mid-1990's but are rumoured to be in the process of being sold to a private owner in Scotland

Northern Trains

144009

Is now temporarily in store at Bury Bolton Street on the East Lancashire Railway

Rail Support Services

08730

Has transferred from Chasewater Railway to Wolverton Works as cover for 08752

Rail Support Services

08752

Has returned to Wishaw from Wolverton for maintenance work

Transport for Wales

67025

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Toton TMD and has returned to service

Vintage Trains (Tyseley)

20142 & 20189

Both have now transferred from Tyseley Locomotive Works to Derby RTC. Possible RHTT use or a lease to LORAM for use on their advertising trains?

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