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EWS 08695 at Barrowhill
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No: 9970   Contributor: Marcel Gommers / John Southall   Year: 2009   Manufacturers: BR Crewe, BR Derby Works, Doncaster Works , Other   Country: England
EWS 08695 at Barrowhill

4th April 2009 EWS class 08 Diesel-electric shunter 08695 in the diesel park at Barrowhill.
EWS 08695 or D3862.
Class 08's were made between 153 and 1962 996 of them in all. This makes them the most numerous of all British loco classes. In 2008 there were still 100 on the main network and about 60 preserved. They were made at Derby/Crewe/Darlington/Doncaster and Horwich.
Sadly she was taken to Booth's of Rotherham in December 2009 for cutting up.

Photo courtesy of Mike Digby

Picture added on 05 January 2011 at 20:05
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