´╗┐ Rail Photoprints | New Additions May 2018 | 46018 Gloucester Horton Road 130979 GE018
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Keywords:25058, D5208, 46018, D155, Gloucester, Horton Road, depot, Gloucestershire, class 46, Peak, class 25, Sulzer Type 2, 25's, 46's
46018 Gloucester Horton Road 130979 GE018

46018 Gloucester Horton Road 130979 GE018

Two well presented locos at Gloucester Horton Road shed 46018 and overshadowed by the 'Peak', 25058. The 'Sulzer Type 2' was built at B.R. Derby Works and entered service in June 1963 as D5208. It was withdrawn from Crewe on 3rd February 1987 and on the 16th July 1987 it was towed, along with 25042, 25285 and 25910, from Crewe to Vic Berry's scrapyard at Leicester and was duly broken up during December 1988. 46018 was also built at Derby Works, and entered service in February 1962 as D155. It was withdrawn from service in December1983 and disposed of at BREL Swindon Works in April 1985, 13/9/79. ©Gordon Edgar/Rail Photoprints