SP7487 : 'Vulcan' - the final 'Austerity' 2-8-0 - at Market Harborough

taken 59 years ago, near to Little Bowden, Leicestershire, Great Britain

'Vulcan' - the final  'Austerity' 2-8-0 - at Market Harborough
'Vulcan' - the final 'Austerity' 2-8-0 - at Market Harborough
View eastwards, north of Market Harborough station: ex-Midland Main line, London St Pancras to the North, junction with the ex-LNW Rugby - Peterborough line. No 90732 'Vulcan' was built in 5/45 as No. 79312, shipped to France after VE-Day and was stored at Calais, but it worked on the SNCF until shipped back to England in 1947, to be loaned to the LNER at March in 11/47; it stayed on the ER after Nationalisation (as No. 90732) and was withdrawn in 9/62.
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SP7487, 93 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
30 October 1959   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 13 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 742 874 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:28.8175N 0:54.4796W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 742 874
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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