47050 passes Mostyn on 30th May 1989. On the right are steel coil carriers from Ravenscraig. These had arrived due to a strike in Scottish ports and the steel was to be exported through Mostyn.
47195 "Muricidae" backs coil carriers into Mostyn sidings on 31st May 1989
Unloading a coil wagon in the docks, 31st May 1989
56063 shunting steel wagons at Mostyn, 3rd March 2001.
56063 on its return working of empty bogie bolsters and acid tanks, 3rd March 2001
During the remodelling of Manchester Piccadilly a virtual quarry was set up at Ardwick and served by a daily working of ballast from Penmaenmawr. 47228 nears Prestatyn on the empty wagons, 1st March 1988
47322 at Prestatyn, 13th April 1987
47446 on the down fast line at Rhyl, 19th July 1988
47588 "Carlisle Currock" passing a newly remodelled Rhyl, 19th April 1990.
31231 nears Rhyl on a train of steel girders for construction of the A55, 18th September 1987.
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