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Class 220 Gallery

Images of Class 220 Diesel Multiple Units taken in the Taunton Area

23rd June 2018
A working which would of once produced a Class 47 and 8 Mk2 coaches is now reduced to four on a Summer Saturday. Cross Country Voyager No.220023 passes Cogload Junction on Saturday 23rd June operating 1V42 06:10 Derby - Plymouth.
(Photo: Brian Garrett)


17th June 2018
With its first class end leading Cross Country Voyager No.220020 passes Creech St Michael while working Cross Country diagram 1C20 08:44 Bristol Temple Meads - Plymouth.
(Photo: Brian Garrett)


6th May 2018
Cross Country Voyager No.2200014 speeds through Cogload Junction on Sunday 6th May 2018 working the 1E67 16:25 Plymouth - Leeds service passing a gathering of 10 local canal barges on the Taunton and Bridgwater canal.
(Photo: Brian Garrett)


8th April 2018
Cross Country Voyager No.220006 passes Creech St Michael on Sunday 8th April 2018 while working the 1V46 09:30 Birmingham New Street - Penzance service.
(Photo: Brian Garrett)


1st March 2018
Class 220 Voyager No.220001 (formerly named Somerset Voyager) departs from Taunton with the 1V54 10:03 Darlington - Plymouth service on the 1st March 2018. The Cross Country diagram should of originated from Edinburgh but was cancelled and re-started at Darlington. Running just 26 minutes behind schedule the Voyager passes 40 Steps.
(Photo: Brian Garrett)


1st March 2018
Passing one of the two Network Rail drift ploughs Class 220 No.220032 operates the 1Z48 09:28 Derby - Plymouth service through Silk Mills on the 1st March 2018.
(Photo: Sclub)


27th January 2018
Cross Country 'Voyager' No.220010 arrives into Platform 5 at Taunton on the 28th January 2018 working the 1M49 12:56 Exeter St Davids to Manchester Piccadilly. Engineering work to the West of Totnes saw Cross Country services terminating at starting their journeys at Exeter.
(Photo: Brian Garrett)


2nd December 2017
Two Cross Country 'Voyagers' No.220022 & No.221141 are pictured passing Creech St Michael on the 2nd December 2017. The pair were operating the 1V48 06:45 Newcastle - Plymouth service for Cross Country.
(Photo: Brian Garrett)


21st April 2002
One of the first diagrams which went over to Voyager operation was the Sundays only Newcastle - Exeter st Davids service which used a pair of Voyagers to Exeter St Davids and then back to Bristol. On the 21st April 2002, No.220034 and No.220032 pass Cogload Junction.
(Photo: Brian Garrett)


5th May 2001
Virgin Cross Country Voyager No.220003 passes through Creech St Michael on a test / training run between Plymouth and Barton Under Needwood (the specialized depot for maintaining the Voyager fleet) on the 5th May 2001.
(Photo: Brian Garrett)


5th May 2001
Virgin Cross Country Voyager No.220003 passes through Creech St Michael on a test / training run between Plymouth and Barton Under Needwood (the specialized depot for maintaining the Voyager fleet) on the 5th May 2001. The unit is pictured passing a Firstgroup liveried HST set at it heads north.
(Photo: Brian Garrett)


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