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Island Line is a brand of the South Western Railway train operating company which runs the ​8 12-mile Island Line on the Isle of Wight. A stand-alone franchise from 1996 until 2007, it then became part of the South Western franchise operated by South West Trains until August 2017 and since by South Western Railway.

Rolling Stock[]

Class Image Top Speed Time in service Number
Class 05 18 mph 1966 - 1985 1 (preserved)
Class 03 28.5 mph - 1996 2 (2 preserved)
Class 483 45 mph 5 July 1989 – Present 10 (4 scrapped, 1 store)
Classes 485 and 486 45 mph 1966 - 1980s 12 (1 preserved, rest scrapped)

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