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Six shunters for HNRC

Harry Needle Railroad Company has bought six Class 08s from DB Schenker.

The locomotives (08578, 08653, 08701/714, 08824/865) formed part of the latest tender list. Five of the shunters are destined to join the HNRC hire fleet, while 08701 will be used as a spares donor. 

  • For more on HNRC, read RAIL 787, published on November 11. 

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