Over The Top At Wilpshire.
45305 reaches the summit of the climb from Blackburn on the approach to Ramsgreave & Wilpshire station while at the head of "The Mersey Moorlander" - 1Z80 06:06 Crewe to Carlisle via Liverpool. 20/8/12. It couldn't have been much grimmer, but luckily 800ASA came to the rescue!
Published in "Loco Review 2013" by Martin Buck (Freightmaster Publications)