ST1777 : GW 0-6-2T at Cardiff Cathays Locomotive Depot

taken 67 years ago, near to Cardiff/Caerdydd, Great Britain

GW 0-6-2T at Cardiff Cathays Locomotive Depot
GW 0-6-2T at Cardiff Cathays Locomotive Depot
No. 6682 is one of the very numerous Collett GWR '5600' 0-6-2Ts that moved much of the passenger and freight traffic in the South Wales Valleys. Cathays together with its sub-Shed Radyr were the principal Locomotive Depots (coded 88A in BR/WR) of the Cardiff Valleys Division, having a combined compliment in 1950 of 82 locomotives:- 2 2-8-2T, 62 0-6-2T, 15 0-6-0T and 3 0-4-2T.
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Date Taken
15 April 1951   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 19 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 1796 7751 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:29.4337N 3:10.9828W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 1796 7751
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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