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Updates for November 2020

The website has been undergoing some changes recently:
1/ Thumbnails are being removed, replaced mostly by images of 700 pixel width - this is a big, time consuming project.
2/ As a result of the above some full size images are being removed.
3/ Some pages will also be removed, though their content and images will generally be merged into other pages.
4/ Continued thanks to everyone who provide information and images for use in the website - Thank You!!

Recent updates include:
7617 / 25267 notes and one photograph added
5145 / 24145 notes and one photograph added
5114 notes and one photograph added
One picture added to the snowy days 33 page 1960 - 1969.

Updates for October 2020

The website has been undergoing some changes recently:
1/ Thumbnails are being removed, replaced mostly by images of 700 pixel width - this is a big, time consuming project.
2/ As a result of the above some full size images are being removed.
3/ Some pages will also be removed, though their content and images will generally be merged into other pages.
4/ Online archives are being utilised to document the era of the Class 25s in the West Country, this is a big project, the relevant Class 25 pages are being updated with the information, but its presentation is not yet in its final form.
5/ Continued thanks to everyone who provide information and images for use in the website - Thank You!!

Recent updates include:
Notes and pictures added to the Class 33 page 1959 - 1969.
5133 / 24133 one photograph added
5178 / 25028 one photograph added
5266 / 25116 one photograph added
Thornaby allocation, repair book information added Class 24/25/26 1961/62 (incomplete)
5155 / 25005 one photograph added
5112 / 24112 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5113 / 24113 repair book notes added for 1961/1962

Updates for September 2020

The website has been undergoing some changes recently:
1/ Thumbnails are being removed, replaced mostly by images of 700 pixel width - this is a big, time consuming project.
2/ As a result of the above some full size images are being removed.
3/ Some pages will also be removed, though their content and images will generally be merged into other pages.
4/ Online archives are being utilised to document the era of the Class 25s in the West Country, this is a big project, the relevant Class 25 pages are being updated with the information, but its presentation is not yet in its final form.
5/ Continued thanks to everyone who provide information and images for use in the website - Thank You!!

Recent updates include:
5175 / 25025 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5174 / 25024 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5173 / 25023 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5172 / 25022 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5171 / 25021 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
One image added of NSU60 and some minor text additions
5054 / 24054 one photograph added
5170 / 25020 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5169 / 25019 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5168 / 25018 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5058 / 24058 one small image added
One image added of diesel shunter 12000 at Derby Works 1962

There continue to be many minor additions made to multiple pages, mostly adding sightings and individual workings, but not of sufficient size to add everyone to the updates on this page.



Updates for August 2020

The website has been undergoing some changes recently:
1/ Thumbnails are being removed, replaced mostly by images of 700 pixel width - this is a big, time consuming project.
2/ As a result of the above some full size images are being removed.
3/ Some pages will also be removed, though their content and images will generally be merged into other pages.
4/ Online archives are being utilised to document the era of the Class 25s in the West Country, this is a big project, the relevant Class 25 pages are being updated with the information, but its presentation is not yet in its final form.
5/ Continued thanks to everyone who provide information and images for use in the website - Thank You!!

Recent updates include:
One image added of ENFE 846 at Oruro 1989
5167 / 25017 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5166 / 25016 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5165 / 25015 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5164 / 25014 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5198 / 25048 one picture added
Class 26/27 pages in the 1960s - one picture added
5163 / 25013 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5162 / 25012 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5161 / 25011 repair book notes added for 1961/1962

There continue to be many minor additions made to multiple pages, mostly adding sightings and individual workings, but not of sufficient size to add everyone to the updates on this page.



Updates for July 2020

The website has been undergoing some changes recently:
1/ Thumbnails are being removed, replaced mostly by images of 700 pixel width - this is a big, time consuming project.
2/ As a result of the above some full size images are being removed.
3/ Some pages will also be removed, though their content and images will generally be merged into other pages.
4/ Online archives are being utilised to document the era of the Class 25s in the West Country, this is a big project, the relevant Class 25 pages are being updated with the information, but its presentation is not yet in its final form.
5/ Continued thanks to everyone who provide information and images for use in the website - Thank You!!

Recent updates include:
5160 / 25010 repair book notes added for 1961/1962 and other minor updates
5159 / 25009 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5158 / 25008 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5155 / 25005 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5154 / 25004 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5153 / 25003 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5152 / 25002 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
5151 / 25001 repair book notes added for 1961/1962
Toton - Class 25 diagrams added for May 1977

There continue to be many minor additions made to multiple pages, mostly adding sightings and individual workings, but not of sufficient size to add everyone to the updates on this page.



Updates for June 2020

Recent updates include:
5108 / 24108 photograph added
5058 / 24058 photograph added
5129 / 24129 photograph added
5153 / 25003 photograph added
5184 / 25034 photograph added
Notes added for: 7573 / 25223 7575 / 25225 7624 / 25274 7675 / 25275 7676 / 25326 and 7588 / 25238

There continue to be many minor additions made to multiple pages, mostly adding sightings and individual workings, but not of sufficient size to add everyone to the updates on this page.



Updates for May 2020

Recent updates include:
5230 / 25080 photograph added
5057 / 24057 photograph added
7542 / 25192 photograph added
5134 / 24134 photograph added

There continue to be many minor additions made to multiple pages, mostly adding sightings and individual workings, but not of sufficient size to add everyone to the updates on this page.



Updates for April 2020

Recent updates include:
7666 / 25316 photograph added
7541 / 25191 photograph added
7600 / 25250 photograph added

There continue to be many minor additions made to multiple pages, mostly adding sightings and individual workings, but not of sufficient size to add everyone to the updates on this page.



Updates for March 2020

Recent updates include:
5205 / 25055 photograph added
5220 / 25070 photograph added
5081 / 24081 photograph added
Outre Mer locomotives: a review of the development of these locomotives, many of which were Sulzer powered.
Class 26/27 1980s photograph added
7535 / 25185 photograph added
7546 / 25196 photograph added
5263 / 25113 photograph added

There continue to be many minor additions made to multiple pages, mostly adding sightings and individual workings, but not of sufficient size to add everyone to the updates on this page.



Updates for February 2020

Recent updates include:
7606 / 25256 photograph added
5232 / 25082 photograph added
7658 / 25308 photograph added
5132 / 24132 photograph added
7599 / 25249 photograph added
5090 / 24090 photograph added
Notes on 46027 & photograph added
5229 / 25079 photograph added
5209 / 25059 photograph added

There continue to be many minor additions made to multiple pages, mostly adding sightings and individual workings, but not of sufficient size to add everyone to the updates on this page.



Updates for January 2020

Recent updates include:
7553 / 25203 photograph added
Photos added to the Argentina page with regard to a Henschel
5189 / 25039 photograph added
5278 photograph added
5173 / 25023 photographs added
5061 / 24061 photographs added
5092 / 24092 notes & photograph added
7670 / 25320 photograph added

There continue to be many minor additions made to multiple pages, mostly adding sightings and individual workings, but not of sufficient size to add everyone to the updates on this page.



Updates for December 2019

Recent updates include:
5016 / 24016 photograph added
5254 / 25104 photograph added
5252 / 25102 photograph added
5194 / 25044 photograph added
5215 / 25065 photograph added
5224 / 25074 notes & photograph added
7620 / 25270 photograph added
7673 / 25323 photograph added
5181 / 25031 photograph added
5180 / 25030 photograph added
7595 / 25245 notes added
5153 / 25003 photographs added

There continue to be many minor additions made to multiple pages, mostly adding sightings and individual workings, but not of sufficient size to add everyone to the updates on this page.


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