SX8566 : GW 2-6-2T banking a Down freight to Dainton Summit

taken 58 years ago, near to Ipplepen, Devon, Great Britain

GW 2-6-2T banking a Down freight to Dainton Summit
GW 2-6-2T banking a Down freight to Dainton Summit
View westward, towards Dainton Tunnel and Plymouth: ex-GW South Devon main line. The banker is '5101' 2-6-2T No. 4176 (built 11/49) and has helped the train up from Newton Abbot. (See also SX8566 : Steam and Diesel combination on Up 'Cornish Riviera Express' at Dainton Summit).(The Distant signal may well be one 'fixed' at Caution).
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Date Taken
22 April 1960   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 12 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 8536 6659 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:29.2723N 3:37.0429W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 8541 6663
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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