45117 Cossington 19 August 1985

By the mid 1980s, most Midland Mainline services had been taken over by HSTs, with the route's classic traction (Class 45s) generally restricted to Nottingham trains. 45117 passes Cossington in superb evening light on 19 August 1985 with the 1D54 16:35 St Pancras to Nottingham service.