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Icebreaking - February 2014
2014 / Icebreaking - February 2014
87002 spent the time from mid December 2013 to late March 2014 based at Warrington Bank Quay on Overhead Line "icebreaking" duties. The loco would be run overnight to Carstairs and back on nights with a heavy frost, to help keep the overhead line clear for other trains.
Icebreaking - March 2014
2014 / Icebreaking - March 2014
87002 spent the time from mid December 2013 to late March 2014 based at Warrington Bank Quay on Overhead Line "icebreaking" duties. The loco would be run overnight to Carstairs and back on nights with a heavy frost, to help keep the overhead line clear for other trains.
Icebreaking - December 2013
2013 / Icebreaking - December 2013
87002 spent the time from mid December 2013 to late March 2014 based at Warrington Bank Quay on Overhead Line "icebreaking" duties. The loco would be run overnight to Carstairs and back on nights with a heavy frost, to help keep the overhead line clear for other trains.
These photos are from the positioning move, 0Z87 from Willesden TMD to Warrington Bank Quay.