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Class 25 Gallery

Images of Class 25 Locomotives taken in the Taunton Area

30th September 1972
BR Class 25 No.5202 (renumbered to 25072 in February 1972) is seen stabled at Taunton on the 30th September 1972. The loco remained in Traffic until October 1980 when it was withdrawn from service at Swindon. It was then cut up by November of the same year.
(Photo: Modern Image Slides)


3rd September 1972
BR Class 25 No.5227 is seen stabled at Taunton on the 3rd September 1972. The loco was renumbered to 25077 in 1974 and survived in traffic until 1978 before she was cut up.
(Photo: Modern Image Slides)



BR Class 25 No.5213 is seen stabled at Taunton in August 1973. The loco was renumbered to 25063 under the BR Tops System in February 1974, and was finally withdrawn from traffic in May 1980 at Swindon. The loco survived a further three years until it was cut up in May 1983.
(Photo: Modern Image Slides)



BR Class Class 25 No.25033 passes 40 Steps Taunton, with a BR Inspection Saloon in tow. Presumably 9Z01 was the train headcode running as a special working. 25033 was withdrawn from service in 1983 and later scrapped in 1985.
(Photo: Taunton Trains Collection)



Riding on the back of a Santa Express service from Bishops Lydeard BR Green Class 25 No.D7523 departs from Bishops Lydeard during December 2000. The locomotive having clearly collided with a bird on the previous trip down from Crowcombe.
(Photo: Brian Garrett)


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