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« Reply #45 on: January 02, 2019, 12:42:27 pm »

The 11:14 Reading to Newbury, formed of a 387, has been struggling between Midgham and Thatcham.  It has come to a stand twice with two trains trapped behind it.
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« Reply #46 on: January 02, 2019, 01:41:45 pm »

The 387 in question made it to Newbury around 1hr down, and has now been rescued by another, sent from Reading as 1Z99.

The pan of the rescued unit was clearly down as it passed the Newbury Railcam.

Not great on one of the first days of the much-heralded electric ops at Newbury  Sad

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