The Wrexham to Bidston railway
'The Borderlands line'
Photo gallery page 4

During August and September of 2007 the Merseyrail electric fleet suffered problems with excessive wheel wear.  This meant several units had to travel to Crewe for attention via the Borderlands line.  In this unprecedented view at Wrexham General, captured by Mark Riley on September the 3rd, 47802 is hauling 507001 and 008 to Crewe while 67013, on the left, is returning 507019 to Birkenhead North depot after it had received attention.

60012 at Wrexham General with empty coal wagons from Penyffordd cement works to Immingham.

37054 on a ballast train at Buckley, 14-02-1997.

A brand new class 66 - 66010 - at Hawarden, 07-11-1998.

Two views of 67012 at Wrexham shortly after its naming as "A Shropshire Lad", August 2008

67012 leaving platform 3 at Wrexham General on a Marylebone service.

67026 entering the stabling sidings at Wrexham, 67029 is on the rear of the train, 4 May 2008.

47217 at Buckley, 28-08-1992.

60049 on a steel train to South Wales at Buckley, 24 April 2008.

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