Images 2022 - Railways in Worcestershire

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Images 2022

2022
On 4th May 2022 class 37 diesel locomotive No.37800 took three new class 196 diesel multiple units (Nos.196011, 196007 & 196006) from Tyseley to storage at Long Marston.  Steve Widdowson photographed the consist at Salwarpe (left) and Droitwich (right).
On 4th May 2022 class 37 diesel locomotive worked light engine from Taunton to Worcester.  The follwoing day saw it move to Bescot Photograph taken by Steve Widdowson.

The virtual elimination of daytime freight traffic on the Stoke Works to Abbotswood section of the Birmingham to Gloucester line had become such that by 2022 the only reliable working was the Tesco company container train from Daventry to Wentloog.  Andrew Smith photographed it running through Spetchley behind DRS livery class 66 diesel locomotive No.66423 on Saturday 28th May 2022.
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