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Class 220 Gallery

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

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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