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Class 55 (Deltic) No. 55009 "Alycidon" - (owned by the Deltic Preservation Society) - standing on Platform 2 at Loughborough Central Station on the Grand Central Railway (GCR) during the Spring Diesel Gala on Friday 29th of April, 2022

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Bring Back the Trains!

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Photo Information for What a Beauty!! Alycidon at Loughborough Central Station on the GCR

Taken with samsung SM-N9208

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  • Root Admin

The sound of these things is the diesel locomotive equivalent of the Harley Davidson!!! :wub:

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  • Root Admin

And I don't know what the smelly diesel behind it was. I was only interested in the Deltic!! :rofl:

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  • Root Admin

Deltics can also be smelly. But they are foregiven, due to the wonderful sound that they make - especially when they are pulling away, from a standing start!! :D  :wub:

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