Network Rail 73951 “Malcolm Brinded” and 73952 “Janis Kong” are engaged on Mileage accumulation trials of 5000 trouble free running before being accepted by NR after their latest refurbishment. They are first seen on the San Remo webcam running wrong line from Dawlish Warren to Teignmouth. The video follows on at Marine Parade seen by the Blenheim webcam and finally as they leave the sea wall at Teignmouth filmed by Nick Campbell. The video ends with the return run through Teignmouth station of Retro green livery 37075 (D6775) with the Structure gauging test train, again filmed by Nick.
The 73’s are due to pass through again as they go down to Plymouth and then return and work their way back to Derby