Class 47, Bare Lane 47424 takes the summer Saturdays 14.25 Morecambe to Glasgow train through Bare Lane on 9 August 1980.
Class 01, Holyhead Two Class 01 shunting locomotives survived into the 1980s, working on the Holyhead Breakwater railway in North Wales. This short line was not connected to the rest of the BR network. The locos are seen here inside the small shed. At the time of this photograph, 19 August 1980, 01001 (at the rear) had been withdrawn from service, while 01002 remained in use until March 1981.
5690 Leander, Skipton A steam excursion, "Cumbrian Mountain Express", ran from Preston on 19 April, with steam haulage Carlisle - Skipton - Carnforth. LMS Jubilee Class 5690 "Leander" worked the Skipton to Carnforth leg, and is seen here at Skipton.
Class 44 and Class 56, Toton New and old at Toton depot in Nottinghamshire on 29 June 1980. On the left is 56056, newly built for freight traffic, particularly power station coal. On the right is one of the original Class 44 "Peaks", 44004 "Great Gable", which was withdrawn by BR later in 1980, but has been preserved. With the decline in coal traffic, all but a few Class 56s have now been taken out of service.

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