The hosting costs of websites on this system have historically been covered by advertising. However changes in the way people use the internet, including ad-blocking mean that the revenues no longer cover the expenses. For this reason we will be closing this website within the next two months unless we can find a different model. If any users of the site would be interested in the possibility of taking this incredible archive or pictures and comments over including paying for hosting, please get in touch.
Librapix Link

Train Photos

Upload a Picture About this Site | Links | Random Pic | Advanced Search Home | Latest Additions | Contributors | Visitors
 
Class 08 shunter D3690/08528
Train Photos
No: 11020   Contributor: Peter Langsdale   Year: 2011   Manufacturer: Horwich Works   Country: England
Class 08 shunter D3690/08528

Photographed in the sidings at Shacklestone station, the Battlefield Line, on 19 March 2011.
Built at BR Crewe in 1959 as D3690 and withdrawn by EWS in July 2005.

Picture added on 03 April 2011 at 11:15
This picture is in the following groups
Battlefield Line Railway, England
add commentComments:
Correction: built at Horwich.

Added by Peter Langsdale on 30 August 2011.
Built at darlington actually

Would the anonymous one please stand up!!

Added by Anonymous on 20 January 2012.
By June 2012 had been repainted into green livery and now looks very smart, judging by the photographs I have seen.
Thank you for the correction, Anonymous, I now see that this engine entered service as D3690 from Darlington Works on 9 March 1959.It was allocated, in chronological order, to Hornsey, Hatfield, Hitchin and Finsbury Park, and renumbered to 08528 in January 1974, according to the BR Database.

Added by Peter Langsdale on 27 July 2012.
D3690/08528 still at the Battlefield Line in October 2013.

Added by Peter Langsdale on 16 November 2013.
Please add your comments about this picture using the form below.

Comments

Your Name

Your email address - this will be shown on the page and will allow the system to notify you of further comments added to this picture.
 

Horwich Works

76029 and 34067Class 08 0-6-0 Diesel shunter 0869476079 heading for Sheringham76079 Lancs and Yorks 130044932 at speedQuick get the cameraBlack 5 on The Royal Duchy76079 at GrosmontL&Y 1300
My Album Admin Login | Terms & Copyright | Try our site about Transport Models