TQ3381 : 'Hook Continental' waiting to leave Liverpool Street Station

taken 63 years ago, near to Shoreditch, Islington, Great Britain

'Hook Continental' waiting to leave Liverpool Street Station
'Hook Continental' waiting to leave Liverpool Street Station
View towards the buffer-stops on the main Platform 9: ex-GE London terminus. The Boat Express to Parkeston Quay will leave at 19.30, with passengers - including myself - for the night crossing to Hook of Holland. The locomotive is BR Standard 'Britannia' 7MT 4-6-2 No. 70034 'Thomas Hardy' (built 12/52, withdrawn 5/67).
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TQ3381, 3593 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
12 May 1955   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 28 December, 2011
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3326 8176 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:31.1429N 0:4.8448W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3326 8176
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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