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The 3rd batch of the Class 59 design, 6 locos purchased by National Power, built at GM's London Ontario (Canada) plant, 59201 arrived in the UK 2/94 and was used for crew training, the other 5 members arrived 8/95. Used initially on National Power Coal and limestone services to and from Ferrybridge but later sold to EWS, they are now maintained out of Merehead and are largely found on aggregate services.

59201 Frome Avoider 310812 JC0862

59201 Frome Avoider 310812 JC0862

59201 Somerton 150300 JC071

59201 Somerton  150300 JC071

59201 Wanstrow 070907 JC053

59201 Wanstrow  070907 JC053

59201-Castleford-130797-GE201

59201-Castleford-130797-GE201

59201-Y-Wanstrow-070907-JC050

59201-Y-Wanstrow-070907-JC050

59202 Ferrybridge 100997 GE202

59202 Ferrybridge 100997 GE202

59202 Ferrybridge 100997 GE202

59202 Ferrybridge 100997 GE202

59202 Frome 190706 JC001

59202 Frome 190706 JC001

59202-Wanstrow-110605-JC019

59202-Wanstrow-110605-JC019

59202-Y-Cranmore-110605-JC1

59202-Y-Cranmore-110605-JC1

59202-Y-Cranmore-110605-JC021

59202-Y-Cranmore-110605-JC021

59202-Y-Cranmore-110605-JC024

59202-Y-Cranmore-110605-JC024

59202-Y-Cranmore-110605-JC028

59202-Y-Cranmore-110605-JC028

59202-Y-Cranmore-110605-JC0231

59202-Y-Cranmore-110605-JC0231

59202-Y-Frome-190706-JC003

59202-Y-Frome-190706-JC003

59202-Y-GreatCheverell-071107-JC

59202-Y-GreatCheverell-071107-JC

59202-Y-OldfieldPark-021205-JC1

59202-Y-OldfieldPark-021205-JC1

59203 Dilton Marsh 290915 JC643

59203 Dilton Marsh 290915 JC643

59203-South-Milford-020999-GE203

59203-South-Milford-020999-GE203

59203-Y-CharltonAdam-100206-JC013

59203-Y-CharltonAdam-100206-JC013

Categories & Keywords
Category:Transportation
Subcategory:Railway
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:3300HP, 645E3C, Co-Co, D. B. Schenker, Diesel Engine, Diesel Locomotive, EWS, Ferrybridge, GM JT 26 CW - SS, General Motors, National Power, Type 5