Ex BR Standard Class 9F 2-10-0 92214
COCK O' THE NORTH
AND also the NYMR Spring Steam Gala May 2012
92214 standing at Grosmont sheds. This 9F 2-10-0belongs to the British railways standard class designed to haul the heaviest of freight trains and is one of the largest locomotives built in the UK. The 9F 2-10-0 class was designed at Brighton Works by R. A. Riddles.
92214 was built at Swindon in 1959 and entered service in October that year. Originally assigned to 86C Cardiff Canton Depot, later 86E Severn Tunnel Junction Depot. 92214 was withdrawn from service in August 1965 (so only worked for 6 years!) and now carries an 82F Swindon shed plate.
The standard BR 9F 2-10-0 locomotive 92214 COCK O' THE NORTH is the NYMR's newest locomotive (arrived in 2010) and one of the last steam locomotives built by British Railways in 1959. It has been purchased by some members of the NYMR and will be maintained at Grosmont works for regular service on the NYMR. It was rescued from the 'famous' Barry scrapyard and restored at Butterley before arriving at the NYMR.
Getting ready in the morning sun at Grosmont locomotive Depot.
To complete the preparation, 92214 coaling up at Grosmont - a handsome locomotive! and plenty of helpers to clean, oil and grease 92214!
92214 backing into coaches at Grosmont Station.
Hauling a Pickering train up the bank at Esk valley.
A nice profile shot at Esk Valley.
92214 at Grosmont Station.
9F 92214 leaving Grosmont with a train for Pickering.
92214 leaving Grosmont with a train for Pickering.
92214 entering Grosmont tunnel
92214 heading towards Goathland at Moorgates with a train from Pickering.
92214 deep in Newtondale, heading north for Goathland passing the last of the glorious heather.
Near Fylingdale Moor, 92214 heading north for Goathland with a train from Pickering.
92214 leaving Grosmont with a freight train for Goathland during the 2010 Autumn Steam Gala
92214 leaving Grosmont with a train for Pickering during the 2010 Autumn Steam Gala carrying the headboard of the PINES EXPRESS
BR Standard Class 9F 2-10-0 92214
at the 175th Anniversary of the Whitby-Pickering Line - A special Spring Steam Gala celebration in 2011
92214 now named 'COCK O THE NORTH', the most powerful British Railways standard class design of freight locomotive standing at Goathland Station with a train for Pickering.
92214 leaving Goathland with a train for Pickering
See also NYMR Autumn Steam Gala 2012
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 * 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 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 90 * Class 91 * Class 92 * Class 101 * Class 108 * Class 114 * Class 117 * Class 121 * 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 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 507/508 * Class 3000 *
Northern England docspics nymr photos images pictures © Phil Brown Rail tours Railway travel holidays special steam excursions A great steam heritage line and offers luxury Pullman coach dining trains European Rail tours US and Canadian Railway travel holidays special steam excursions A great steam heritage line and offers luxury Pullman coach dining trains Travelling by train 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 and there is nothing like the sight and sounds of a steam train to invoke feelings of nostalgia in some of us, even more luxury by having a special trip out on a steam dining train! Booking Eurostar Continental Rail Travel Tour Tickets
TOP OF PAGE