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Kris Davies
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Cross-City North (1) : Lichfield Trent Valley
This week's theme will be the Northern half of the Cross-City from Lichfield to Birmingham New Street. Starting at the Northern terminus at Lichfield Trent Valley where 323 220 prepares to head back down the line.

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Basins (7) : Netherwich
At Droitwich.

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Type 3s (5) : Test train
Class 37s can often be seen with Network Rail test trains, 37 421 for example seen here at Derby.

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Type 3s (4) : Bagpipes
Another preserved Class 33, this one is 33 103 seen at Wirksworth. From the 33/1 sub-class which, due to the control pipes situated on the cab front, were known as Bagpipes by enthusiasts.

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Burdett Road Bridge
On the Limehouse Cut.

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Type 3s (3) : Hymek
The diesel-hydraulic Class 35 is one Type 3 that has long left mainline service though a few have survived scrapping like D7076 seen here at Kidderminster.

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Grosvenor Canal
The Grosvenor Canal once ran for half a mile from the Thames up to where Victoria railway station is now but over the years was cut back more and more until all that remains is a small stub.

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Type 3s (2) : Crompton
Once the mainstay of Southern Region now only a handful are in main line use though many Class 33s, known as Cromptons, have been preserved. Such as 33 035 seen here at Kidderminster.
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