King Edward I test run
6th January 2006
6024 King Edward 1 with its new water carrier
approaching Reading on its run from Kensal Green to Tyseley
Above: still under power as it comes out of Sonning cutting but he shut off as he approached us, below.
|Above: still going quite fast as he passed and I was
still adjusting the zoom.
Below: Richard (GWR) records the event on video while Frank checks to see if he got the shot he wanted. By a fluke this shot appears to confirm that it is a freight train, as per its 6Z running code.
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