A close up of some of the advertising graphics on 508111, yes that is Paul McCartney. It is believed that 508111 will be offered for preservation when it is withdrawn by owners Angel Trains. Others feel that preserving either 507001 or 507002 would be more appropriate given that the late Queen rode in them from Moorfields to Kirkby when they were first used back in 1978.

Location: Hooton

Original line: Chester and Birkenhead Railway

Photographer: Don Chattwood

Contact photographer: Don Chattwood

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Date: 24/09/2022

Image number: 82777

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