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Preserved LocomotivesClass 489 (GLV) EMUs

750 V DC 3rd rail Electric Multiple Units

Former emu vehicle from Gatwick Express GLV units, used as barrier vehicles and de-icing units.

Rebuilt 1979-1984 at Eastleigh from Ex Class 414 units from Class 414 (2 hap) as Motor Luggage Vans for the Victoria-Gatwick "Gatwick Express" service - seats removed.

Contemporary & Heritage-Preserved, Diesel, Diesel-Electric, Electric Locomotives, DMUs & EMUs

See also the original Class 414 EMUs from which the Class 489 were built

My Archive Steam Photos from the 1960s


 

Class 489 EMUs Arlington Fleet Group de-icing units,UK Rail Leasing Leicester

Class 489 EMUs Arlington Fleet Group de-icing units,UK Rail Leasing Leicester

Former EMU vehicles Class 489 units 68504 plus 68501 were converted to Network Rail De-icer units.

Do they still do de-icing duties?

Are they also operated as barrier vehicles by Arlington Fleet Group Ltd?

 Arlington Fleet Group Class 489 vehicles 68501 and 68504 in the yard of UK Rail Leasing at Leicester (August 2019)
 

 

Class 489 EMUs Arlington Fleet Group de-icing units,UK Rail Leasing Leicester

Network Rail De-icer Class 489 coach 68501 (Ex Class 414 coach 61281, 9102)

 

 

Class 489 EMUs Arlington Fleet Group de-icing units,UK Rail Leasing Leicester

Network Rail De-icer Class 489 coach 68504 (Ex Class 414 coach 61286, 9105)


See also the original Class 414 EMUs from which the Class 489 were built


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Preserved LocomotivesHOMEPAGE for all of Phil and Molly's PicsMy Archive Steam Photos from the 1960s

docspics images photos photographs pictures Dr Phil Brown * Treyn Railway Holidays to France, Italy and Spain from Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains Booking tickets for Great Railway Journey luxury Rail Trip holidays Train travel in Europe Rail holidays from Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains to the USA & Canada luxury train through the Rocky Mountain Canadian rail railway holidays through the Rockies US Cities by train from Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains  Continental rail holidays to France Germany Italy Austria Switzerland Glacier Express Treyn Holidays from Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains from Eurostar to Paris Brussels Avignon Turin Turino Rome Roma Florence Firenze TGV fast trains Railway travel holidays special steam excursions from Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains great steam heritage line and offers luxury Pullman coach dining trains Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains Travelling by train always seems a pleasure, especially if through wonderful scenery  to Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains in England, Scotland, Wales or on holiday in the rest of Europe! The railway trip from Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains involves seeing or travelling behind a 'real' steam locomotive in action and there is nothing like the sight and sounds of a steam train to invoke feelings of nostalgia in some of us to Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains even more luxury by having a special trip out on a steam dining train! England Scotland Wales Northern Ireland top class hotels in Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains dining out travel tours top tourist destinations tourist information on Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains weekend breaks mini-breaks family holidays restaurants touring coach trips from Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains continental tours cruise ships pleasure cruises summer breaks spring breaks continental winter breaks European winter holidays spring holidays summer holidays European Rail tours Railway travel holidays special steam excursions from Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains A great steam heritage line and offers luxury Pullman coach dining trains European Rail tours US and Canadian Railway travel holidays special steam excursions to Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains A great steam heritage line and offers luxury Pullman coach dining trains Travelling by train from Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains always seems a pleasure, especially if through wonderful scenery either in England, Scotland, Wales or on holiday in the rest of the railways of Europe! The railway trip involves seeing or travelling behind a 'real' steam locomotive or heritage diesel in action on a special trip from Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains Booking Eurostar Continental Rail Travel Tour Tickets Stuttgart Brussels Eurostar Brussels from Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains by TGV to Ebbsfleet International, Ashford International Stratford International, St Pancras International Paris Gare du Nord Paris Gare de Lyon Paris Gare de L'est Paris Gare Montparnasse by Eurostar from Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains London to Paris, Eurostar London - Brussels Eurostar London to Lille deals bargain city breaks Great Railway Journey holidays in Italy, Spain and France by TGV booking from Class 489 (GLV) EMU trains


Good trainspotting 'TRAINSPOTS' Good trainspotting and photographic locations  Barnetby Station, North Lincolnshire  *  Carlisle Station  *  Clapham Junction Station, London  *  Colton Junction, south of York  *  Crewe Station  *  Doncaster Station, South Yorkshire  * Hellifield station - Carlisle to Settle line * Lancaster station  * Newcastle Station  *  Northallerton Station  *  Nuneaton Station  *  Sheffield Station  *  Stratford Station, East London * Warrington Bank Quay station * Wigan North Western - WCML York Station

See also other TOPS classes * Class 01 * Class 02 * Class 03 * Class 04 * Class 08 * Class 09 * Class 10 * Class 11 * Class 14 * Class 20 * Class 24 * Class 25 * Class 26 * Class 27 * Class 31 * Class 33 * Class 35 * Class 37 * Class 40 * Class 43 * Class 44 * Class 45 * Class 47 * Class 50 * Class 52 * Class 55 * Class 56 * Class 57 * Class 58 Class 60 * Class 66 * Class 67 * Class 68 * Class 70 * Class 71 * Class 73 * Class 76 * Class 77 * Class 86 * Class 87 * Class 88 * Class 90 * Class 91 * Class 92 * Derby Lightweight * Class 101 * Class 108 * Class 114 * Class 117 * Class 121 * Class 122 * Class 127 * Class 141 * Class 142 * Class 144 * Class 150 * Class 153 * Class 155 * Class 156 * Class 158 * Class 159 * Class 165 * Class 166 * Class 170 * Class 172 * Class 175 * Class 180 * Class 185 * Class 220 * Class 221 * Class 222 * Class 252 * Class 313 * Class 315 * Class 317 * Class 319 * Class 320 * Class 321 * Class 322 * Class 323 * Class 325 * Class 332 * Class 333 * Class 334 * Class 350 * Class 357 * Class 360 * Class 365 * Class 373 * Class 375 * Class 376 * Class 377 * Class 378 * Class 379 * Class 380 * Class 387 * Class 390 * Class 395 * Class 414 * Class 423 * Class 442 * Class 444 * Class 450 * Class 455 * Class 458 * Class 460 * Class 465 * Class 466 * Class 489 * Class 507/508 * Class 700 * Class 800 * Class 801 * Class 802 * Class 3000 *

IMAGES OF PRESERVED STEAM LOCOMOTIVES

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