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Swanage Diesel Gala 2013
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No: 17179   Contributor: Steve Lee   Year: 2013   Manufacturer: English Electric Company   Country: England
Swanage Diesel Gala 2013

55019 Royal Highland Fuslier passes Swanage engine shed on 11th May 2013
Picture added on 18 May 2013 at 22:30
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Swanage Railway, England
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Can anyone say why there is a yellow lining over the nose end, cab side window and door, looking to continue to the engine roof edge? Is this adornment carried out 'all round'. In all honesty when I first looked I thought it was a strip of masking tape, then thought 'No, it can't be, that's a welded joint over the nose.'

Added by Tony Roberts on 30 May 2013.
Its a cant rail warning of live overhead wires, hope this helps Tony, Class 37's had this as well.

Added by H&M on 31 May 2013.
Thanks for that H&M. Things have altered since my days checking the Deltics out of Doncaster Plant Works up to 1987, there were no such adornments then.

Added by Tony Roberts on 31 May 2013.
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