SJ7154 : Winter at Crewe in the later Steam days

near to Crewe, Cheshire, Great Britain

Winter at Crewe in the later Steam days
Winter at Crewe in the later Steam days
View southward, towards Stafford, Stoke-on-Trent, Shrewsbury etc., etc. Stanier Class 5 4-6-0 No. 44862 slips (on the ice?) as it departs for Birmingham on the 10.00 from Manchester, which it has taken over from an electric locomotive. The wires were not yet energised south of Crewe on the West Coast Main Line.
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1962
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Date Taken
26 December 1962   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 8 September, 2010
Category
Trains > Trains   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 711 545 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:5.2590N 2:25.9142W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 711 545
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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