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BR1 Class
Title:  BR1 Class
Description:  Class 52 cabs make a sad sight at Swindon Works.
Photo Date:  11/28/1976  Upload Date: 5/31/2015 5:07:19 PM
Location:  Swindon Works, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 CLASS(Class 52)
Views:  73   Comments: 0
BR1 24144
Title:  BR1 24144
Description:  Many Class 24's were sent to Swindon Works for scrapping during the mid-70's, alongside the more famous Class 52 "Westerns".
Photo Date:  5/23/1976  Upload Date: 12/27/2013 12:50:44 PM
Location:  Swindon Works, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  BR1 24144(Class 24) BR1 D10XX(Class 52)
Views:  122   Comments: 0
BR1 D1001
Title:  BR1 D1001
Description:  Sorn of name and numberplates, D1001 "Western Pathfinder" awaits her last journey to Swindon Works for scrapping.
Photo Date:  11/27/1976  Upload Date: 5/19/2015 7:46:52 PM
Location:  Laira (Plymouth), UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1001(Class 52)
Views:  87   Comments: 0
D1001 'Western Pathfinder'
Title:  D1001 'Western Pathfinder'
Description:  Just the two cabs are all that remained of D1001 'Western Pathfinder'
Photo Date:  3/18/1979  Upload Date: 9/5/2006 4:26:50 PM
Location:  Swindon, UK
Author:  Gary Thornton
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1001(Class 52)
Views:  396   Comments: 0
BR1 D1003
Title:  BR1 D1003
Description:  Swindon Works Open Day 1975 - the place was littered with withdrawn class 52's
Photo Date:  9/20/1975  Upload Date: 5/19/2015 7:48:29 PM
Location:  Swindon Works, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1003(Class 52)
Views:  98   Comments: 0
BR Type 4 Western class C-C Diesel Hydraulic D1004 "Western Crusader" Heads south through Tysley with the 17:00 "Inter City Express"
Title:  BR Type 4 Western class C-C Diesel Hydraulic D1004 "Western Crusader" Heads south through Tysley with the 17:00 "Inter City Express"
Description: 
Photo Date:  4/5/1963  Upload Date: 9/16/2010 10:56:46 PM
Location:  Birmingham, UK
Author:  Colin Arnot
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1004(Class 52)
Views:  817   Comments: 0
BR Type 4 Western Class Diesel Hydraulic D1006 "Western Stalwart" Heds the 12:10 Paddington to Birkenhead through Olton
Title:  BR Type 4 Western Class Diesel Hydraulic D1006 "Western Stalwart" Heds the 12:10 Paddington to Birkenhead through Olton
Description: 
Photo Date:  11/6/1962  Upload Date: 9/23/2010 10:52:40 PM
Location:  Birmingham, UK
Author:  Colin Arnot
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1006(Class 52)
Views:  963   Comments: 0
BR1 D1006
Title:  BR1 D1006
Description: 
Photo Date:  11/28/1976  Upload Date: 5/16/2015 10:23:11 PM
Location:  Swindon Works, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1006(Class 52)
Views:  59   Comments: 0
BR1 D806
Title:  BR1 D806
Description:  Sad remains.
Photo Date:  11/28/1976  Upload Date: 5/31/2015 5:09:18 PM
Location:  Swindon Works, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D806(UNKNOWN) BR1 D1008(Class 52)
Views:  110   Comments: 0
BR1 D1009
Title:  BR1 D1009
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/18/1976  Upload Date: 5/31/2015 5:12:18 PM
Location:  Laira (Plymouth), UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1009(Class 52)
Views:  63   Comments: 0
BR1 D1009
Title:  BR1 D1009
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/18/1976  Upload Date: 5/31/2015 5:13:03 PM
Location:  Laira (Plymouth), UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1009(Class 52)
Views:  67   Comments: 0
BR1 D1009
Title:  BR1 D1009
Description:  "Western Invader" awaits the final tow to Swindon, for scrapping.
Photo Date:  11/27/1976  Upload Date: 5/19/2015 7:49:04 PM
Location:  Laira (Plymouth), UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1009(Class 52)
Views:  42   Comments: 0
BR1 D1013
Title:  BR1 D1013
Description:  Arrived at Plymouth from London Paddington on a wet day.
Photo Date:  11/27/1976  Upload Date: 5/19/2015 7:49:43 PM
Location:  Plymouth, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1013(Class 52)
Views:  53   Comments: 0
BR Type 4 Western Class C-C Diesel Hydraulic D1015 "Western Champion" heads north through Tysley
Title:  BR Type 4 Western Class C-C Diesel Hydraulic D1015 "Western Champion" heads north through Tysley
Description: 
Photo Date:  4/5/1963  Upload Date: 9/16/2010 10:56:24 PM
Location:  Birmingham, UK
Author:  Colin Arnot
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1015(Class 52)
Views:  326   Comments: 0
D1015 'Western Champion'
Title:  D1015 'Western Champion'
Description:  D1015 'Western Champion' undergoes an engine test at Old Oak Common depot, London
Photo Date:  10/29/2000  Upload Date: 9/5/2006 4:27:25 PM
Location:  London, UK
Author:  Gary Thornton
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1015(Class 52)
Views:  386   Comments: 0
D1015 'Western Champion'
Title:  D1015 'Western Champion'
Description:  A smoke-filled depot was the end result following an engine run-up test for D1015
Photo Date:  10/29/2000  Upload Date: 9/5/2006 4:27:36 PM
Location:  London, UK
Author:  Gary Thornton
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1015(Class 52)
Views:  558   Comments: 0
D1015 'Western Champion'
Title:  D1015 'Western Champion'
Description:  D1015 'Western Champion' looked superb as it made its first mainline run for alomst 25 years
Photo Date:  2/23/2002  Upload Date: 9/5/2006 4:27:48 PM
Location:  Gloucester, UK
Author:  Gary Thornton
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1015(Class 52)
Views:  537   Comments: 0
D1015 'Western Champion'
Title:  D1015 'Western Champion'
Description:  D1015 'Western Champion' at Paignton on a railfan special
Photo Date:  4/20/2002  Upload Date: 9/5/2006 4:28:09 PM
Location:  Swindon, UK
Author:  Gary Thornton
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1015(Class 52)
Views:  461   Comments: 0
D1015 'Western Champion'
Title:  D1015 'Western Champion'
Description:  D1015 'Western Champion' is seen in Meldon Quarry
Photo Date:  3/15/2003  Upload Date: 9/5/2006 4:27:58 PM
Location:  Meldon Quarry, UK
Author:  Gary Thornton
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1015(Class 52)
Views:  483   Comments: 0
BR D1015 Royal Duchy Railtours passes South Crofty Tin Mine
Title:  BR D1015 Royal Duchy Railtours passes South Crofty Tin Mine
Description:  On 9th August 2003 D1015, Western Champion made its first run to Cornwall since it was passed for mainline running, the train is seen passing South Crofty Tin Mine in the hazy summer sun
Photo Date:  8/9/2003  Upload Date: 3/28/2005 6:08:02 PM
Location:  South Crofty, Cornwall, UK
Author:  Charles Woodland
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1015(Class 52)
Views:  544   Comments: 0
D1015 heads for Newquay with the "Western China Clay" Railtour
Title:  D1015 heads for Newquay with the "Western China Clay" Railtour
Description:  Preserved Class 52, D1015 Western Champion Heads for Newquay with a railtour on Saturday 19th March 2005 at 1640. The locomotive had worked the tour from London to Plymouth where it picked up a support loco, Class 66 66248 as there were no run round facilities at Fowey Docks and Newquay for a train of this length, 14 coaches. The railtour was a rerun of a tour 24 years ago which then ran to commorate the passing of the Westerns from Mainline service. The train is seen on the approach to Nequay at a Village called Chapel
Photo Date:  3/19/2005  Upload Date: 3/28/2005 6:36:11 AM
Location:  Newquay, Cornwall, UK
Author:  Charles Woodland
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1015(Class 52)
Views:  542   Comments: 0
BR1 D1023
Title:  BR1 D1023
Description: 
Photo Date:  11/20/1976  Upload Date: 5/19/2015 7:50:16 PM
Location:  York, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1023(Class 52)
Views:  42   Comments: 0
BR1 D1023
Title:  BR1 D1023
Description: 
Photo Date:  11/20/1976  Upload Date: 5/19/2015 7:51:01 PM
Location:  York - NRM, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1023(Class 52)
Views:  43   Comments: 0
BR1 D1023
Title:  BR1 D1023
Description: 
Photo Date:  11/20/1976  Upload Date: 5/19/2015 7:51:34 PM
Location:  York, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1023(Class 52)
Views:  73   Comments: 0
BR1 D1023
Title:  BR1 D1023
Description: 
Photo Date:  11/20/1976  Upload Date: 5/19/2015 7:52:57 PM
Location:  York - NRM, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1023(Class 52)
Views:  46   Comments: 0
BR1 D1023
Title:  BR1 D1023
Description:  "Western Fusilier"
Photo Date:  11/20/1976  Upload Date: 5/19/2015 7:52:17 PM
Location:  York, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1023(Class 52)
Views:  41   Comments: 0
BR1 D1023
Title:  BR1 D1023
Description: 
Photo Date:  11/20/1976  Upload Date: 5/20/2015 1:00:59 PM
Location:  York, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1023(Class 52)
Views:  49   Comments: 0
BR1 D1023
Title:  BR1 D1023
Description: 
Photo Date:  11/20/1976  Upload Date: 5/20/2015 1:00:03 PM
Location:  York, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1023(Class 52)
Views:  56   Comments: 0
BR1 D1023
Title:  BR1 D1023
Description: 
Photo Date:  11/20/1976  Upload Date: 5/20/2015 1:01:43 PM
Location:  York, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1023(Class 52)
Views:  42   Comments: 0
BR1 D1023
Title:  BR1 D1023
Description:  On display at the NRM after bringing the "Western Talisman" Railtour to York. This was one of many Western farewell tours of late 1976/early 1977.
Photo Date:  11/20/1976  Upload Date: 5/19/2015 7:55:38 PM
Location:  York - NRM, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1023(Class 52)
Views:  61   Comments: 0
BR1 D1023
Title:  BR1 D1023
Description: 
Photo Date:  11/20/1976  Upload Date: 5/19/2015 7:54:42 PM
Location:  York - NRM, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1023(Class 52)
Views:  39   Comments: 0
D1023 'Western Fusilier'
Title:  D1023 'Western Fusilier'
Description:  D1023 'Western Fusilier' at Old Oak Common Depot, London
Photo Date:  8/24/2000  Upload Date: 9/5/2006 4:27:00 PM
Location:  London, UK
Author:  Gary Thornton
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1023(Class 52)
Views:  312   Comments: 0
D1023 'Western Fusilier'
Title:  D1023 'Western Fusilier'
Description:  D1023 'Western Fusilier' and D821 'Greyhound' at Old Oak Common depot, London
Photo Date:  8/24/2000  Upload Date: 9/5/2006 4:27:11 PM
Location:  London, UK
Author:  Gary Thornton
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1023(Class 52)
Views:  364   Comments: 0
BR1 D1027
Title:  BR1 D1027
Description:  "Western Lancer" gets beheaded!
Photo Date:  5/23/1976  Upload Date: 5/31/2015 5:11:30 PM
Location:  Swindon Works, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1027(Class 52)
Views:  71   Comments: 0
D1028 'Western Hussar'
Title:  D1028 'Western Hussar'
Description:  Stripped of name and number-plates, D1028 awaits its fate in BR Swindon Works scrap yard.
Photo Date:  3/18/1979  Upload Date: 9/5/2006 4:26:27 PM
Location:  Swindon, UK
Author:  Gary Thornton
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1028(Class 52)
Views:  572   Comments: 0
D1028 'Western Hussar'
Title:  D1028 'Western Hussar'
Description:  A forlorn loco awaits the cutters torch in the British Rail Swindon Works scrapline
Photo Date:  3/18/1979  Upload Date: 9/5/2006 4:26:38 PM
Location:  Swindon, UK
Author:  Gary Thornton
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1028(Class 52)
Views:  443   Comments: 0
BR1 D1034
Title:  BR1 D1034
Description:  Myself posing by Western Dragoon, cut up January 1979 and Western Duke, cut up February 1977.
Photo Date:  11/28/1976  Upload Date: 5/20/2015 1:02:21 PM
Location:  Swindon Works, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1034(Class 52) BR1 D1043(Class 52)
Views:  91   Comments: 0
GWR Type 4 C-C Western Class D1036 "Western Emperor" approaching Solihull with a Paddington to Wolverhamton express
Title:  GWR Type 4 C-C Western Class D1036 "Western Emperor" approaching Solihull with a Paddington to Wolverhamton express
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/7/1963  Upload Date: 10/3/2010 10:50:02 PM
Location:  Birmingham, UK
Author:  Colin Arnot
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1036(Class 52)
Views:  625   Comments: 0
Death of a "Queen"
Title:  Death of a "Queen"
Description:  D1040 Western Queen awaits her "funeral" at Swindon Works.
Photo Date:  5/23/1976  Upload Date: 12/27/2013 12:51:29 PM
Location:  Swindon Works, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  BR1 D1040(Class 52)
Views:  128   Comments: 0
BR1 D1048
Title:  BR1 D1048
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/18/1976  Upload Date: 5/31/2015 5:14:09 PM
Location:  Plymouth, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1048(Class 52)
Views:  120   Comments: 0
BR1 D1049
Title:  BR1 D1049
Description:  Withdrawn April 1976, cut up February 1977
Photo Date:  11/28/1976  Upload Date: 5/20/2015 1:04:43 PM
Location:  Swindon Works, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1049(Class 52)
Views:  50   Comments: 0
BR1 D1053 Western Patriarch
Title:  BR1 D1053 Western Patriarch
Description:  Just withdrawn that month, awaiting the tow to Swindon Works and cutting up by June 1977. Note the loco number showing in the headcode boxes. A commonfoible after re-numbering. Class 52's were never renumbered.
Photo Date:  11/27/1976  Upload Date: 5/20/2015 1:05:26 PM
Location:  Laira (Plymouth), UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1053(Class 52)
Views:  133   Comments: 0
BR1 D1054
Title:  BR1 D1054
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/18/1976  Upload Date: 5/31/2015 5:13:38 PM
Location:  Plymouth, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1054(Class 52)
Views:  61   Comments: 0
BR1 D1054
Title:  BR1 D1054
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/18/1976  Upload Date: 5/31/2015 5:14:46 PM
Location:  Plymouth, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1054(Class 52)
Views:  34   Comments: 0
BR1 D1054
Title:  BR1 D1054
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/18/1976  Upload Date: 5/31/2015 5:15:22 PM
Location:  Plymouth, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1054(Class 52)
Views:  55   Comments: 0
BR1 D1054
Title:  BR1 D1054
Description:  Just withdrawn that month, she would be scrapped at Swindon Works within 6 months!
Photo Date:  11/27/1976  Upload Date: 5/20/2015 1:06:11 PM
Location:  Laira (Plymouth), UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1054(Class 52)
Views:  73   Comments: 0
BR1 D1062
Title:  BR1 D1062
Description:  Undergoing restorative work, Western Courier would be saved from the cutters torch!
Photo Date:  11/28/1976  Upload Date: 5/20/2015 1:07:05 PM
Location:  Swindon Works, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1062(Class 52)
Views:  53   Comments: 0
BR1 D1064
Title:  BR1 D1064
Description:  Recently withdrawn, Western Regent has arrived at her final destination, Swindon Works, where she and many of her sisters met their end in the mid-70's.
Photo Date:  5/23/1976  Upload Date: 12/27/2013 12:51:31 PM
Location:  Swindon Works, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  BR1 D1064(Class 52)
Views:  114   Comments: 0
BR1 D1072
Title:  BR1 D1072
Description:  Birmingham New Street to London Paddington service awaits departure from the Second City.
Photo Date:  9/15/1976  Upload Date: 5/31/2015 5:10:29 PM
Location:  Birmingham, UK
Author:  Mark Davies
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BR1 D1072(Class 52)
Views:  48   Comments: 0


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