Class 20

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Class 20's are an English Electric locomotive built between 1957 and 1968. Currently the only company operating mainline class 20's in Scotland is DRS.


20301DZXHSS Stored at Barrow Hill
20302DZXHSS Stored at Barrow Hill
20303DZXHSS Stored at Barrow Hill
20304DZXHSS Stored at Barrow Hill
20305DZXHSS Stored at Barrow Hill
20308DZXHSS Stored at Barrow Hill
20309DZXHSS Stored at Barrow Hill
20312DZXHSS Stored at Barrow Hill

DRS use their class 20's on nuclear flask trains from Carlisle to Hunterston and Torness. These are often either worked by pairs of class 20s, with the class 20s' nose to nose, or with a class 37. However their visits to Scotland are few and far between.

Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway

The Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway has a class 20, 20020 (previously D8020), which sees regular use on the railway either on the last departure of the day from Bo'ness or on diesel days.