Updated: 28 Oct. 2009
Churnet Valley Railway (4' 8½", 2007)
The BMRG members have been out again getting their regular ‘fix’ of DMU haulage. The occasion - the 12th annual TRA DMU event which took place on the Churnet Valley Railway on 28th - 30th September 2007.
For much of
its life, number M79900
was in departmental use first as a route learner, then based at Derby
it became RDB975010, "Test Car Iris".
fitted with Yellow
Diamond MU equipment, Iris now has standard
As well as DMU operation with passengers, several services ran with a tail-load in the shape of 12t van B785811. Here B785811 is seen about to be detached from class 104 M50455+M50517 by class 37 37075.
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