SD9424 : Eastward on Calder Valley main line at Hall Royd Junction, Todmorden

taken 63 years ago, near to Todmorden, Calderdale, Great Britain

Eastward on Calder Valley main line at Hall Royd Junction, Todmorden
Eastward on Calder Valley main line at Hall Royd Junction, Todmorden
A coal train for Lancashire approaches from the direction of Sowerby Bridge, Wakefield etc., headed by ex-WD 2-8-0 No. 90548, which was built as WD No. 7079 (later 77079) in 9/43, loaned to the LNER until shipped to France in 12/44, returned in 6/46, stored at Kingham until loaned to the GWR at Oxley in 4/47, transferred to BR(LMR) at Newton Heath in 3/50 and eventually withdrawn in 5/64. On the right is BR Standard 4MT 4-6-0 No. 75049 (built 11/53, withdrawn 10/66).
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SD9424, 184 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
25 March 1955   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 11 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 9421 2446 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:42.9912N 2:5.3526W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 9421 2446
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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WD 2-8-0  L&Y  Calder Valley Main Line  BR 4-6-0 

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