I suspect the 125 group will preserve one set to mainline standard. One of the last InterCity 125 High Speed Trains to run on the East Coast is being restored to its original British Rail colours ahead of a special set of commemorative trips.
One of the last InterCity 125 High Speed Trains to run on the East Coast is being restored to its original British Rail colours ahead of a special set of commemorative trips.
The InterCity 125 was used as a case study for evaluating the potential for a high-speed rail system in California. Blue and grey, or in InterCity Swallow livery. The power car will instead be on static display at these events with the cab and engine room open for public visits. All orders are custom made and most ship worldwide within 24 hours. Background. Inter-City 125 Welcome to 125 Group ! Scale models. Sponsored advertisement. InterCity 125 was the brand name of British Rail's diesel-powered High Speed Train (HST) fleet, which was built from 1975 to 1982 and was introduced in 1976.
Replacement traction for 41001 will … Intercity 125 train restored to original British Rail livery. 125 Group’s Mk3 coaches will still be in use as planned, with Buffet 125 and the 125 Group Sales stand on-board. 15th May 2018. Author: The 125 Group was formed in 1994 by a small group of enthusiasts to provide a focus point for information and news regarding the Inter-City 125. Powered by a Paxman Valenta prime mover, the HST holds the record of the fastest revenue diesel passenger train, when it hit 144 mph between Newcastle, and London King’s Cross, on the East Coast Main Line (ECML). The British Rail Class 43 High Speed Train (HST) or Intercity 125 is a high speed diesel locomotive, capable of speeds of up to 148 mph. The Inter City 125 in Preservation Post by West_Stanley » Mon Dec 14, 2015 1:00 am Some of those sets are already in storage (i.e. Railway Preservation. Inspired designs on t-shirts, posters, stickers, home decor, and more by independent artists and designers from around the world. ... As always, plans are made and this information is provided in good faith, however all arrangements in railway preservation are subject to alteration in the event of changing circumstances, for which 125 Group can not be held liable. We are the High Speed Train InterCity 125 enthusiast and preservation group, formed in 1994 by a small band to share news and information on the fleet and with the long-term aim of preserving a HST. Updated Saturday, 7 December by www.ianvisits.co.uk.
On 2 October 2016, powercar 43185 had been unveiled in InterCity Swallow livery. A warm welcome to 125 Group, especially if you have come here after seeing us on TV! The iconic train is still going strong today, the mainstay of many InterCity routes. It has grown into a preservation organisation, restoring and now operating prototype HST power car 41001, owning and operating a small fleet of Mk 3 coaches and still providing a high quality quarterly magazine. Officially called the InterCity 125 (IC125), the HST holds the world record for diesel rail traction of 148.5mph.
High quality Intercity 125 gifts and merchandise. 125 Group’s sleek, air-conditioned Mk3 coaches provide comfortable seating, perfect for railway enthusiasts and all the family, whatever the weather and feature two vehicles 12087 and 12134 painted in INTERCITY Swallow livery. We exist to provide information to members through our glossy full colour A5 size magazine TRACKS (see below) which has increased in size to 80 pages.
Now in our 25th year, 125 Group is the High Speed Train preservation group, our aim is to preserve at least one production class 43 power car and reinstall the original Valenta engine type. unused) and the rest are due to be withdrawn in 2018, a mere two years away. Sponsored advertisement. There have been many model and toy guises of the IC125. We are the High Speed Train InterCity 125 enthusiast and preservation group, formed in 1994 by a small band to share news and information on the fleet and with the long-term aim of preserving a HST. Intercity 125 train restored to original British Rail livery.