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Author Topic: Where have all the turbos gone? Many trains passing [all 15x]  (Read 1100 times)
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« on: March 06, 2018, 07:04:54 pm »

Haven't seen a single Turbo today - been up and down TransWilts several times, seen lots of other trains (150/2, 158 2 and 3 car and even some 150/1s).    Co-incidence, or has there been a turbo issue?

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« Reply #1 on: March 06, 2018, 10:35:39 pm »

I suspect you'll find them on the Cotswold Line, where 2/3 car Turbos are being used instead of HSTs.
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« Reply #2 on: March 06, 2018, 10:36:32 pm »

Pretty sure I saw a Turbo at Temple Meads earlier today. The Thames Valley ones were certainly operational as my connection from Worcester to Charlbury was one!
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« Reply #3 on: March 13, 2018, 06:18:09 pm »

Just changing one word of this song lyric...seems very apt if you are on the Cotswold line...

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« Reply #4 on: March 13, 2018, 08:01:48 pm »

Pretty sure I saw a Turbo at Temple Meads earlier today. The Thames Valley ones were certainly operational as my connection from Worcester to Charlbury was one!

No shortage of Turbos at Bristol TM today.    Working 2 Weymouth, 2 Bristol Parkway/Weston-super-Mare, 2 Cardiff/Tauntons, 2 on Southampton/Great Malverns, 2 Severn Beach
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