Autumn Diesel Gala
Epping Ongar Railway
Saturday 25th September 2021 and Sunday 26th September 2021
“The diesel fleet comes to the fore for a weekend of action over some of the steepest gradients in preservation.
Class 37, D6729 (37029), alongside
Class 03 D.2170 making its gala debut in British Railways green livery
Class 20, D8001 (20001) undertaking its first workings in all over green livery
Class 47, 47635 “Jimmy Milne” paired with a rake of blue and grey coaching stock
Class 14, D9551, courtesy of the SVR Class 14 Company Ltd.
Possibly the last appearance of D6729 (37029) in its current guise, before it has a well earned makeover as a 60th birthday present!”