SJ7154 : Rebuilt 'Patriot' running through Crewe Station on an Up Special

taken 58 years ago, near to Crewe, Cheshire, Great Britain

Rebuilt 'Patriot' running through Crewe Station on an Up Special
Rebuilt 'Patriot' running through Crewe Station on an Up Special
View NE from the south end of the station: WCML major junction. A scene taken in June 1959 when steelwork was already erected for the main-line electrification to Manchester the following year. The Rebuilt 'Patriot' is No. 45527 'Southport' (built 4/33, rebuilt 9/48, withdrawn 12/64). On the left is Stanier 'Black 5' No. 45282.
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SJ7154, 340 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
13 June 1959   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 11 December, 2011
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 7111 5460 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:5.2696N 2:25.9681W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 7111 5460
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Station  LMS 4-6-0  WCML  Crewe  Main-Line Electrification 

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