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Mid Hants Diesel Gala 2004
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No: 14151   Contributor: Steve Lee   Year: 2012   Manufacturers: BRCW, Smethwick, England, Eastleigh Works   Country: England
Mid Hants Diesel Gala 2004

The 2004 Mid Hants Diesel Gala produced a triple headed train on 22nd May 2004. Here Class 73104 and 73139 head the train in the company of Fragonset liveried Class 33/1 33103 as they leave Ropley for Alton in the late afternoon.
Picture added on 14 May 2012 at 16:32
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Mid-Hants Railway / Watercress Line, England
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73104 and 73211 are body donors for new engines and other equipment including a third rail facility, to be installed by RVEL (Rail Vehicle Engineering Limited). They will be renumbered 73951 and 73952. RVEL also owns 73101 and 73139 which are possible future donors for the same treatment.
The original English Electric 4KT 600 hp engines are being replaced by Cummins 750 hp QSK19 engines.

Added by Peter Langsdale on 31 December 2013.
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BRCW, Smethwick, England

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