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Robert Stephenson & Hawthorn
37261 in DRS Direct Rail Services livery.
Photo courtesy of Mike Digby
Class 20, D8142
D8142 Class 20.
20's were built at both EE Vulcan Works and Robert Stephenson Hawthorn.
A sparkling clean 37683
Doing her Direct Rail Services livery full justice with her very clean condition is class 37, 37683 ...
37683 at Barrow Hill
Viewed from the other end, class 37 37683, looks even cleaner than in picture #10026 in her Direct R...
37425 Balchder y Cymmoedd
37425 has had several names including Concrete Bob/ Sir Robert McAlpine
In this view named Balchder...
37518 looking spendid.
Picture #6026 has her in the snow at the Nene Valley Railway.
Photographed on 15 March 2011 in the locomotive shed at the Nene Valley Railway, Wansford.