SJ4166 : East end of Chester General Station, with locomotives

taken 56 years ago, near to Hoole, Cheshire, Great Britain

East end of Chester General Station, with locomotives
East end of Chester General Station, with locomotives
View eastward, towards Manchester and Crewe; ex-LNW main lines to Chester and on to Holyhead. The scene is from above the Down and Up Main lines: LMS 0-6-0T (pilot) No. 47297 is at Platform 5 on the right, Platform 10 is on the left; on the Up Main is GWR Churchward 43XX 2-6-0 No. 5399, having backed through from the GW lines which all enter Chester General at the west end. In the left distance is Chester No. 2 Box, it and all the signals being ex-LNW.
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SJ4166, 681 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
4 August 1962   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 26 July, 2011
Geographical Context
Railways 
Category
Railway station and locomotives   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 4147 6690 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:11.7567N 2:52.6534W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 4147 6690
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Steam Locomotive  GWR  GW 2-6-0  Station  Chester  LMS 0-6-0T 

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