On Saturday 29th September, all LNER services were diverted via the Tyne Valley line from Newcastle - Carlisle and then the West Coast Main Line from Carlisle - Carstairs followed by the Cobbinshaw line from Carstairs - Edinburgh.
I managed to catch 2 diverted HST's passing Crawford, just south of Abington.
|43310 top and tailed with 43300 head south through Crawford with the diverted 1E19 Edinburgh Waverley - Newcastle||43302 top and tailed with 43318 head north through Crawford with the diverted 1S11 London Kings Cross - Inverness|
Also spotted was 390045 'Virgin Pride'
|390045 'Virgin Pride' with rainbow branding on coaches A and K passes through Crawford with 1S58 London Euston - Glasgow Central|
Most of my Photographs and sightings are from my favourite locations in the Lanarkshire area, including