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59001 at Doncaster Works on 27th July 2003

Class 59 No. 59001 "Yeoman Endeavour" on display at the Doncaster Works 150th celebration event on 27th July 2003. Built in 1985 and delivered to the UK in 1986 for use by Foster Yeoman on their heavy stone trains from Merehead quarry, 59001 was the pioneer machine and was adorned with a bell on the front of the No. 1 end cab, a gift from manufacturers General Motors.