Some of the extensive works which keep preserved diesels in operation is glimpsed in Kidderminster TMD on 3rd October as Class 50 No. 50031 'Hood' receives attention, in front of 'Western' No. D1013 'Western Ranger'. Next to No. D1013 is a Maybach power unit which is being prepared for use in classmate No. D1015 'Western Champion', the power unit came from an Indian patrol vessel and has been overhauled with several new parts to bring it applicable to its future use.
David Bissett       


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