SK3443 : Up freight on Midland main line near Duffield

taken 61 years ago, near to Duffield, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Up freight on Midland main line near Duffield
Up freight on Midland main line near Duffield
View northward, towards Ambergate and Manchester/Sheffield on the main lines north from Derby. (See also SK3443 : 'Jubilee' Class 4-6-0 'Leander' north of Duffield and others nearby). The Up Class H freight is headed by ex-WD 2-8-0 No. 90607, which was built as No. 7463 (later 77463) in 1/44 and loaned to the LNER at Colwick until shipped to France in 12/44: it returned to England in late 1946 and was stored on the GW at Kingham until acquired by the LMR (Central Division) in 11/49, where it remained (as No. 90607) until withdrawn in 11/62.
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Date Taken
15 June 1957   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 12 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 34604 43549 [1m precision]
WGS84: 52:59.2899N 1:29.1585W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 34604 43549
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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