SU5950 : Sheffield - Bournemouth express at Worting Junction

taken 58 years ago, near to East Oakley, Hampshire, Great Britain

Sheffield - Bournemouth express at Worting Junction
Sheffield - Bournemouth express at Worting Junction
View eastward, towards Basingstoke and London: ex-LSW Waterloo - Basingstoke - Southampton - Bournemouth main line, also to Salisbury, Exeter etc., which branches off here. The Up Bournemouth line is visible behind on the left, having crossed the Salisbury line on the Battledown flyover. The Summer Saturday 09.05 Sheffield Victoria - Bournemouth express has come via the ex-GC line, Banbury, Oxford and Reading West; BR Standard 4MT 2-6-0 No. 76025 (built 10/53, withdrawn 10/65) will have taken over at Basingstoke.
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Date Taken
16 July 1960   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 29 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 593 509 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:15.2731N 1:9.0989W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 593 509
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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