SD8160 : Down gypsum empties at Settle Junction

taken 56 years ago, near to Mearbeck, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Down gypsum empties at Settle Junction
Down gypsum empties at Settle Junction
View southward on the ex-Midland main line, Leeds - Skipton - Hellifield - Carlisle/Morecambe. The Class F train is returning empties to the mines near Kirkby Stephen on the Settle - Carlisle line, headed by Stanier 8F 2-8-0 No. 48758 (built at Doncaster 12/45 and ran on the LNER as O6 No. 3153 (later 3553) until acquired by the LMSR in 9/47, being withdrawn in 12/67.
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SD8160, 30 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
22 September 1962   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 21 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8138 6036 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:2.3326N 2:17.1485W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8138 6036
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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8Fs on LNER  LMS 2-8-0  Midland Main Line 

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