ST4286 : Ex-GWR South Wales main line at Magor, with Up coal train

taken 57 years ago, near to Magor, Monmouthshire/Sir Fynwy, Great Britain

Ex-GWR South Wales main line at Magor, with Up coal train
Ex-GWR South Wales main line at Magor, with Up coal train
View westward, towards Maindee Junctions, Newport, Cardiff etc. In the distance a Down freight recedes on the Down Slow, while in the foreground '5600' No. 6689 (built 10/28) drifts along the Up Slow with a Class H train of slack in 16-ton steel wagons.
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ST4286, 103 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
5 June 1961   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 20 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 4246 8689 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:34.6753N 2:49.9049W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 4246 8689
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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GW 0-6-2T  Coal Traffic 

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