South West Trains 158886, which started life in the north as 158779, is currently on hire to First Great Western. The unit lays over in platform 2 at Swindon on 29 August before returning to Cheltenham Spa with the 15.38 shuttle. On the left DB 66129 is being uncoupled from the nearest rake of empty steel wagons, brought out of the Hawksworth steel terminal, before propelling the far rake further east to clear points.

Location: Swindon

Company: Great Western Railway

Photographer: David Pesterfield

Contact photographer: David Pesterfield

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Date: 29/08/2014

Image number: 48648

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