SP9120 : Mailtrain on Bridego Bridge

near to Mentmore, Buckinghamshire, Great Britain

Mailtrain on Bridego Bridge
Mailtrain on Bridego Bridge
On 8th August 1963 the Great Train Robbery occurred on this bridge. The swag was dropped from the mailtrain down the embankment and loaded into trucks parked under the arch. Taken (40 years later) from the roadside looking due E.
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2003
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Date Taken
August 2003   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 4 April, 2005
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Historical item   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 917 209 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:52.7482N 0:40.1551W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 915 209
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