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Over the weekend of 14th and 15th of July in 2007, Barrow Hill held a Class 20 gala to mark 50 years since the class 20 or English Electric 1000hp Type 1 had entered into traffic with British Railways.
Diesel Shunters
This page has a look at some of the diesel shunters in the yard  at Barrow Hill on the 14th of April 2007
Class 04 0-6-0 Diesel Shunter D2302
Class 04 0-6-0 Diesel Shunter D2302 at Barrow Hill in 2007
Class 06003
 Class 06003 at Barrow Hill in 2007
This British Railways Class 06 is the only one of this class left.  it is a 0-4-0 diesel-mechanical shunter. 35 were built by Andrew Barclay Sons and Company for the British Railways Scottish Region.
Drewry 0-4-0 Harry
Drewry 0-4-0 Harry at Barrow Hill in 2007.
Drewry/Robert Stephenson & Hawthorne 0-4-0 was built for the Dover Gas Works.
 National Smokeless Fuels No.7
National Smokeless Fuels No.7 at Barrow Hill in 2007.
National Smokeless Fuels No.7 is a Hunslet 0-6-0 diesel hydraulic No.6973
Class 10 D 4092 at Barrow Hill
Class 10 in British Railways green with the number D 4092 insde the roundhouse
D4092 is named Christine and is a Class 10 0-6-0 diesel shunting locomotive that was built at Darlington in 1962. The Class 10 was a variation on the Class 08 diesel-electric shunter having a Blackstone diesel engine fitted instead an English Electric one.
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This former steam roundhouse is located at Barrow Hill near Chesterfield and was saved by the Barrow Hill Engine Shed Society. The photos on this page were taken in 2007
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