The General Electric PowerHaul is a type of six axle Co-Co mainline
freight locomotive manufactured by General Electric in Erie, Pennsylvania.
The first orders for the locomotive were for 30 units from
Freightliner for operations in the United Kingdom where is has been
designated as Class 70 on the TOPS system. General Electric's product
code for the locomotives being No.PH37ACmi.
This is train No.4V47, the 11:15 from Rugeley to Stoke Gifford
conditional empty coal hoppers, passing Croome on Wednesday 22nd June
2011. Photograph taken by Robert Cooke.
Class 70 diesel locomotive No.70006 passing Abbotswood with train
code 4V57, the 15:25 service from Rugeley Power Station to Stoke
Gifford consisting of empty bogie hoppers. Photograph taken by Robert
Cooke on 1st August 2011.