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GNER Class 91s at the Cross in 2004
 
Four GNER trains in Kings Cross station in 2004
 
Four GNER trains at Kings Cross in 2004.
 
GNER 91126 York Minster at Kings Cross
 
GNER class 91126 'York Minster' at Kings Cross

GNER class 91112 County of Cambridgeshire at Kings Cross in 2004

GNER class 91112 'County of Cambridgeshire' at Kings Cross in 2004
 
A spare GNER class 91 in 2004 at Kings Cross
 
A spare GNER class 91 at Kings Cross showing the slab end.
 
It must have had some use in this direction as the window wipers have been used to clean the dirty windows
 
 GNER 3306 at the buffer stops in Kings Cross Station in 2004
 
GNER 3306 at the buffer stops in Kings Cross Station in 2004
 
GNER 3306 was one of the 3772 trainsets that were on lease from Eurostar to GNER in 2004. This set had been repainted in GNER colours for the White Rose service between Kings Cross and Leeds. This set has now gone back to Eurostar and have now been withdrawn.
 
 
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The class 91
 
The class 91 was being used at this time by GNER for its ECML and Leeds services with 9 mark 4s and a driving van trailer (DVT). 91001 - 91031 were built by BREL at Crewe.
 
The wheel arrangement is Bo-Bo and the loco weight is 84 tonnes. The class 91s maximum speed is 140 mph but 125mph is its operating speed on the ECML. It is limted to 110 mph with its slab end leading.
The 91/0 was introduced between 1988 and 1991 by BR. Between 2000 and 2002 Bombardier at Doncaster modified the class and it then became became class 91/1.
 
Kings Cross railway station is one of the main London stations. The station is in the North of London. Trains run from here to the North East via the East Coast Main Line (ECML) to towns like Huntingdon and Peterborough. Then on to Grantham and Newark, Doncaster, York and Durham to Newcastle. Then into Scotland to Edinburgh were trains can go to rest of Scotland including Glasgow and Aberdeen. Trains also go to Cambridge and Leeds.
 
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