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
 
British Rail Class 31 diesel locomotive
Train Photos
No: 5753   Contributor: Marcel Gommers   Year: 2006   Manufacturer: Brush Traction   Country: England
British Rail Class 31 diesel locomotive

Photo of the BR class 31 diesel locomotive D5830. This 115t engine is capable to operate at 90 mph (145 km/h) and was built by Brush Traction somewhere between 1957 and 1962.

This specific loc, D5830, is a preserved example in BR Golden Ochre livery and runs on the heritage Great Central Railway in Leicestershire and Nottinghamshire (England).

See also picture #2883 (taken from almost an identical spot) and picture #4347. Both of the same locomotive.

Photo thanks to Graham Doughty.
Picture added on 05 February 2009
This picture is in the following groups
Great Central Railway, Loughborough, England
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.
 

Brush Traction

A Brush at the Cross(2)47810 at Kings CrossA Brush at the CrossEWS 92 029A 'Ronnie' in Souhern landBrush electric prototype 89001Toton Training Compound60090Toton 60066Totan storage line, south end
My Album Admin Login | Terms & Copyright | Try our site about Tractors