No Artist ‎– Deltic Duties

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A1 A D.M.U Runs Past To Change Lines. 55005 "The Prince Of Wales Own Regiment Of Yorkshire" Departs From Doncaster With A Train For Hull. As The Multiple Unit Runs Back Into The Platform, 55007 "Pinza" Arrives With An Up Train
A2 Class 08331 Shunts MGR Wagons As 55016 "Gordon Highlander" Running "Light Engine", Slowly Approaches Doncaster North Signalbox For Instructions Before Leaving Towards York
A3 55008 "The Green Howards" Starts Away From Doncaster With A Down Train. Close Behind At 14.38 55014 “The Duke Of Wellington’s Regiment” Makes A Rapid Departure To Make Up Lost Time. Over In The Yard Mgr Wagons Pass A Test Unit, While A 2-Car D.M.U. Passes
A4 The Location Changes To Stoke Bank At Burton Coggles, As 55008 “The Green Howards” Roars Up With An Inter-City Express
A5 An Unidentified Deltic Heading Six Coaches Makes Easy Work Of The Climb To Stoke Summit
A6 55010 “The King's Own Scottish Borderer” Races Down Stoke Bank As Hst 254 007 Goes Up.
A7 55018 “Ballymoss” Goes Down Stoke Bank With A Hull-King‘s Cross Train, As Class 47 47524 Goes Up With A 9-Coach Special
A8 31284 Stops Briefly In Doncaster Station With A Pick-Up Goods. As It Pulls Forward 55014 “The Duke Of Wellington’s Regiment” Departs With A Down Train
A9 Enthusiasts Run To Meet 55004 “Queen’s Own Highlander" As It Pulls Into Doncaster. The Nearby Works Siren Sounds 12.30 As Hst 254 010 Arrives From The North. At 12.33 55004 Departs For Hull As A D.M.U. Arrives From Goole
A10 To A Background Of Station Announcements, 55006 “The Fife And Forfar Yeomanry” Arrives At Doncaster With A Hull-King’s Cross Express, As A 3-Car D.M.U. Leaves For Goole
B1 Riveters Repair MGR Wagons As 55011 "The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers" Starts Away From Doncaster With A Down ‘Train. 20031 Coupled To 20107 And Seven Brake Vans Stops At The North Signalbox As 55005 “The Prince Of Wales Own Regiment Of Yorkshire” Arrives With A Train From Hull. Having Been Held At Signals 55014 “The Duke Of Wellington’s Regiment” Arrives At Platform One From York
B2 An Hst 125 Arrives At Doncaster From The North As 55018 “Ballymoss” Leaves With A King’s Cross-Newcastle Express
B3 On Board The 16.27 To King’s Cross, Headed By 55007 “Pinza” Arriving At Doncaster. The Announcer Gives Station Details Before The Train Gets Under Way Across The Maze Of Points South Of The Station
B4 The Train Makes A Sort Stop At Retford Before Quickly Accelerating Away Towards Newark
B5 31323 Stands On The Centre Line With A Parcels Train At Doncaster As 55005 “The Prince Of Wales Own Regiment Of Yorkshire” Arrives With A Train From Hull
B6 As 31323 Pulls Forward An Unidentified Deltic Runs “Light Engine” On The Other Side Of The Station, While 55014 “The Duke Of Wellington’s Regiment” Enters The Station With A Train From York
B7 Hst 254 014 Departs From Doncaster With A Train For Leeds, Sounding A Warning For Track Staff. 55015 “Tulyar” Arrives From Hull And Pulls Into Platform One As A D.M.U. Leaves In The Opposite Direction

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Notes

"Class 55 'Deltic' Locomotives At Work Between King's Cross And York"

All recordings made between June 1979 and March 1980.
Sleeve photo by J. C. Lane. 55009 "Alycidon" at Gilberdyke Junction with 12.45 Hull to King's Cross. 28th August 1979.

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