Gresley A3 Pacifics in the B.R. era

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Gresley A3 Pacifics in the B.R. era

Post by neildimmer » Tue Jun 11, 2019 11:39 am

I have added a collection of photos of Gresley’s A3 Pacifics

This collection features 60102-60112 built 1922/3 at Doncaster

Including
60112 St Simon with a express freight unknown location
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-XrhxXBb
60102 Sir Frederick Banbury ‘The South Yorkshireman’ Aylesbury North
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... 475-60106/
60103 Flying Scotsman unknown location
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-Kwd3rhc
60103 Flying Scotsman Kings Cross
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-MQW2f82
60104 Solario
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-zStwx2F
60105 Victor Wild
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-CwdDTCW
60106 Flying Fox Langley Troughs 12th May 1951
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-hwtG8Zr
60107 Royal Lancer unknown location
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-h9b6Bdd
60108 Gay Crusader passes Peterborough North S.B.
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-C7m7z8j
60112 St Simon unknown location
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-H7QPt7z

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Re: Gresley A3 Pacifics in the B.R. era

Post by giner » Tue Jun 11, 2019 3:43 pm

Flying Fox having a last slurp before Kings X on the up fast.

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Re: Gresley A3 Pacifics in the B.R. era

Post by burnie » Tue Jun 11, 2019 5:14 pm

Flying Fox was the first A3 I remember seeing hauling the Master Cutler on the Great Central in the mid 1950's

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Re: Gresley A3 Pacifics in the B.R. era

Post by 60526 » Tue Jun 11, 2019 5:44 pm

Are the last 2 of 60112 at Waterloo?

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Re: Gresley A3 Pacifics in the B.R. era

Post by JASd17 » Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:48 pm

There are, and it says so on the website.

I have some locations for the earlier posts, but too busy at present. 2552 at Grantham.

John

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Re: Gresley A3 Pacifics in the B.R. era

Post by neildimmer » Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:06 am

I have added a further collection of photos of Gresley’s A3 Pacifics

This collection features 60044-60055 built 1924 Doncaster

60044 Melton unknown location
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... W-TO-SORT/
60047 Donovan unknown location
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-shQTr4n
60048 Doncaster passing Selby
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-w9BwVpk
60052 Prince Palatine Carlisle Kingmoor 4th September 1963
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-TzDWxtF
60052 Prince Palatine Gresley unknown locations (4 photos)
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-TSnZGQm
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-7jVJQH4
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-P936dgM
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-2G4Z8vg
60052 Prince Palatine hauling 'The Master Cutler' Gresley A3
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-vRs4zG7
60052 Prince Palatine Motherwell 2-8-1964
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-QWJfRXn
60052 Prince Palatine Peterborough North 2nd 2nd June 1962
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-rMJHHRM
60052 Prince Palatine Shildon tunnel
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-H8c9DBb
60052 Prince Palatine with the 'Master Cutler' unknown location or date
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-cwWd6qX
60053 Sansovino alongside a Deltic Haymarket shed c1960's
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-7Tmzfgp
60053 Sansovino passing Doncaster South S.B.
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-Zm94NQv
60053 Sansovino unknown 3 photos location or date
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-M4r35Mk
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-vSZkBWJ
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-DgG9W9s
60053 Sansovino with an ordinary freight including 3 old tenders
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-dMCFg4C
60054 Prince of Wales Grantham Shed 21st April 1960
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-hLgZqDQ
60054 Prince of Wales York 4th August 1962
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-2gkWb3c
60055 Woolwinder Grantham
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-VRBvDx9
60055 Woolwinder Kings Cross 19th March 1959
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-5q4tJ8V
60055 Woolwinder Welwyn tunnel 15th June 1956
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-GS2QxvS

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Re: Gresley A3 Pacifics in the B.R. era

Post by neildimmer » Fri Jun 14, 2019 10:01 am

I have added a collection of photos of Gresleys A3 Pacifics

This collection features 60068-60083 Built 1924 North British Loco Co.

60068 Sir Visto ex works Doncaster shed date unknown
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-LbhcSHG
60068 Sir Visto
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-jpz6v34
60069 Sceptre Doncaster shed September 1961
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-N5GKvFR
60069 Sceptre Hitchin 'Yorkshire Pullman' 2nd September 1960
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-kjDfr75
60070 Gladiateur
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-63sphFD
60070 minus Gladiateur nameplate unknown location or date
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-MwhHMpC
60071 Tranquil Newcastle 14th May 1951
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-2rp9jPw
60071 Tranquil Doncaster 11th October 1959
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-VbVZQmj
60071 Tranquil Doncaster Gresley A3
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-d7W9bxT
60071 Tranquil or whats left Drapers of Hull scrapyard 18th December 1964 Gresley A3
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-bTwJKdv
60071 Tranquil Grantham 9th August 1958 Gresley A3
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-JvTj2Js
60072 Sunstar Thames Clyde express Leeds City Gresley A3
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-26JLQ46
60072 Sunstar York Gresley A3
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-j2JQLVL
60073 St Gatien Grantham shed 2nd July 1960
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-NwvGMHL
60073 St. Gatien York
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-Mzt742m
60074 Harvester looking smart with white buffers Newcastle 9th August 1961
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-wnLX7wr
60074 Harvester Gresley A3
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-hxHGBL9
60074 Harvester Neville Hill shed June 1959
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-V87R9PX
60074 Harvester stand by loco at Neville Hill shed 22nd February 1963
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-vH9P9zq
60074 Harvester unknown location
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-SNvttfW
60074 Harvester+60151 York 19th August 1959
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-rs3n6qP
60075 St Frusquin unknown location
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-Q2L6Czw
60075 St. Frusquin Darlington
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-H5xhhh3
60076 Galopin
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-6GGHGQ6
60077 The White Knight (2)
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-wjCGRwn
60077 The White Knight 'Thames Clyde Express' passing Hellifield s.b. 24th September 1960
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-zV4wZCR
60077 The White Knight
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-bBG5LZj
60078 Night Hawk on a York-Newcastle relief Benningborough Gresley A3
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-VwLGPVQ
60078 Night Hawk unknown location Gresley A3
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-QgZhnq2
60078 Night Hawk
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-th3QtV2
60079 Bayardo Haymarket shed turntable March 1957
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-k68Vmdc
60079 Bayardo Millerhill 24th September 1960 Gresley A3
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-jBChgC8
60080 Dick Turpin (2)
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-dxcmXvp
60080 Dick Turpin York 3rd August 1957
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-Fdd5R6P
60080 Dick Turpin
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-vwq7Rcn
60081 Shotover Doncaster works
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-6d94JXt
60082 Neil Gow Bingley Gresley A3
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-TqcK2wz
60082 Neil Gow Doncaster shed 23rd March 1958
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-Nrs9MVx
60082 Neil Gow Kirkby Stephen
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-6fjsHrt
60082 Neil Gow Neville Hill shed 5th March 1961
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-6LDDWz6
60082 Neil Gow unknown shed loco with 'The Thames Clyde Express' headboard
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-5fBxrm6
60083 Sir Hugo Portobello East 1955
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-phm7JNd
60083 Sir Hugo 2 photos unknown locations
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-s65dDFb
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-kr45JVQ
60083 Sir Hugo Gateshead
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-Z6HwXkm

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Re: Gresley A3 Pacifics in the B.R. era

Post by giner » Fri Jun 14, 2019 2:22 pm

60047 Donovan on the down fast at New Barnet.

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Re: Gresley A3 Pacifics in the B.R. era

Post by neildimmer » Sat Jun 15, 2019 11:53 am

I have added a collection of photos of Gresleys A3 Pacifics

This collection features 60056-60063 Built 1925 at Doncaster

60056 Centenary Newcastle
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-NPQTDK4
60056 Centenary St Neots
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-KqhgsPx
60057 Ormonde + 60073 St. Gatien Gresley A3
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-djSKCtf
60057 Ormonde Doncaster Gresley A3
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-QZHCdBb
60057 Ormonde Princess St Gardens Edinburgh
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-QWF7m2q
60057 Ormonde
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-Stc7xSB
60058 Blair Athol Wakefield Westgate
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-ZQMhcT2
60059 Tracery Grantham 5th April 1961
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-hVCPbPV
60059 Tracery Grantham 11th April 1959
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-cjWbtpd
60059 Tracery Kings Cross March 1962
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-LXFV5qf
60059 Tracery + 60800 Green Arrow Kings Cross Shed May 1949
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-dNFTtG7
60059 Tracery Manchester London Road 29th April 1954
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-PtnhF9d
60059 Tracery Saunderton
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-8wC2FQX
60059 Tracery unknown location or date
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-ZfrCFBG
60059 Tracery with an express freight unknown location
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-mjsQv5g
60059 Tracery
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-Vv3VSgN
60060 The Tetrarch Peterborough North 19th April 1960
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-6sGqq6L
60061 Pretty Polly Kings Cross March 1962
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-ftL5RwX
60061 Pretty Polly Peterborough south station 22nd April 1962
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-xD7z9tX
60061 Pretty Polly unknown location or date 2 photos
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-z9vLh8f
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-wGTggMd
60061 Pretty Polly up 'Yorkshire Pullman' Knebworth June 1960
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-8mc6zGj
60062 Minoru Abbots Ripon 24th October 1964
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-vdbDLX7
60062 Minoru Doncaster light engine 3rd August 1963
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-KvRcHQL
60062 Minoru on up E.C.S. from Peterborough sidings to station for a KX service 2nd June 1962
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-Q5k6B9h
60062 Minoru south of Hitchin 22nd July 1961
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-DvMgNZf
60062 Minoru unknown location
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-QBcJv42
60063 Isinglass busy Doncaster. A Peak Diesel behind the 1st gen dmu
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-qL9xPkX
60063 Isinglass Hartlepool April 1963
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-CrjktCW
60063 Isinglass
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-72wpTzm

Neil

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Re: Gresley A3 Pacifics in the B.R. era

Post by giner » Sat Jun 15, 2019 10:34 pm

/i-ZfrCFBG Tracery. Up fast at Grantham.

/i-QBcJv42 Minoru. Up fast at Grantham.

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Re: Gresley A3 Pacifics in the B.R. era

Post by JASd17 » Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:42 am

35/43 - 60112 on express freight is an Up train at Barkston, north of Grantham. 39/43 is at the same location.


18/39 - 60103, I think this is Sheffield Victoria.

John
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Re: Gresley A3 Pacifics in the B.R. era

Post by neildimmer » Sun Jun 16, 2019 12:03 pm

I have added a collection of photos of Gresleys A3 Pacifics

This collection features 60089-60094 Built 1928 at Doncaster

60089 Felstead alongside Y9 68101 Dunfermline shed c1956
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-9ppwW4k
60089 Felstead
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-qX9G9qK
60090 Grand Parade unknown location 2 photos
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-WrJM9jQ
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-vKpM2Tz
60090 Grand Parade along with a B1 +9F unknown location
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-Mp5XrPb
60090 Grand Parade Edinburgh Waverley Gresley A3
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-ZLDVLBq
60090 Grand Parade Ferryhill August 1958
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-Dk9WsSN
60091 Captain Cuttle Haymarket shed
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-G7F3P6J
60091 Captain Cuttle Kings Cross 8th December 1961
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-HTDCgH8
60091 Captain Cuttle Kings Cross
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-dLQwqqL
60091 Captain Cuttle nameplate
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-Jcrz5nB
60091 Captain Cuttle on a up train at Darlington North Rd 1953
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-N9k7nHp
60091 Captain Cuttle
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-Th7bPMd
60092 Fairway unknown location (5 photos)
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-fc7sK5t
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-CWZP4TC
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-P9whNvq
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-GhLJqdt
60092 Fairway Doncaster
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-sZ7Fnn5
60092 Fairway Haymarket shed 31st August 1958
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-QPmvtS3
60092 Fairway Kings Cross 11th May 1962
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-rrckrF2
60092 Fairway Kings Cross Shed April 1962
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-zTK4jvs
60092 Fairway 'The Thames Clyde Express'
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-TbWHvf8
60093 Coronach Carlisle Canal shed 22nd May 1959 Gresley A3
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-ptdTqCK
60093 Coronach Edinburgh Haymarket MPD 23rd March 1962
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-p835QqK
60094 Colorado Doncaster works
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-L6Zn9qD
60094 Colorado
https://railway-photography.smugmug.com ... /i-Dgj5KMW

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