Class 88

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Class 88a are Electro-Diesel locomotives, introduced in 2017.
First Visit to Scotland ยป DRS 88004 Passing Through Holytown with 0Z06 Kingmoor to Motherwell, on 9th June 2017 Photo by newyorknixxie

First visit of a class 88 to Scotland was 88004 running as 0Z06 light engine from Carlisle Kingmoor to Motherwell on Friday 9th June 2017

First freight working on Monday 12th June 2017, 88003 hauling the 4S43, 06:16 Daventry to Mossend Intermodal train.
88004 then worked the return 4M48 19:05 Mossend to Daventry.

88008 at Beattock, 10 July 2017, hauling 4M48 Mossend - Daventry Photo by holbeck

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