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The Fairwater Yard Gallery

Images taken at Fairwater Yard

20th September 2017
DRS Class 37/6 No.37606 and No.37605 shunt a snow plough back into the southern headshunt in Fairwater Yard having completed a test run to Exeter Riverside and back on Wednesday 20th September.
(Photo: Phil Izzard)


17th November 1985
On the 17th November 1985 Class 47 No.47157 (which at the time had been transferred to Cardiff Canton from Eastfield Depot, in Scotland) is seen shunting with Driver Mike Stone stood in the door of the locomotive. Mike was a Taunton based driver until he transferred to Exeter when Taunton closed.
(Photo: Gary Stone)


7th November 1985
On the 7th November 1985 Driver Mac Troup is seen in Fairwater Yard on BR Blue Class 47 No.47323
(Photo: Steve Awford)


28th October 1974
BR Blue Class 08 No.08089 is pictured shunting grampus wagons in Fairwater Yard on the 28th October 1974.
(Photo: Paul Clarke)



An unidentified British Railways Warship passes Fairwater Yard on the approach to Taunton in 1961.
(Photo: Micky Farkas, supplied by Steve Awford)


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