SZ0278 : Half in sunlight

taken 18 years ago, near to Swanage, Dorset, Great Britain

Half in sunlight.
Half in sunlight.
This is Battle of Britain Class Locomotive No.34072 '257 Squadron', awaiting a next turn of duty at Swanage Railway Station. Originally built in 1948 and withdrawn in 1964 it was sent to Barry Scrapyard to await the cutters torch. However, after many years wait it was reprieved and restored to working order and has spent more years in preservation than it did in British Railways service.
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SZ0278, 488 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
March 2000   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 10 December, 2008
Category
Railway locomotives   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 029 789 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:36.6101N 1:57.6141W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 027 788
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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