NY6721 : Pick-up goods near Appleby

taken 34 years ago, near to Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria, Great Britain

Pick-up goods near Appleby
Pick-up goods near Appleby
The pick-up goods train was a standard part of the railway scene until the late 1960ís. It stopped, as required, at intermediate stations, often to collect or leave just a single wagon. This was a survivor, running from Appleby to Carlisle, seen here crossing the A66 Appleby bypass NY6721 : The Settle to Carlisle railway crosses the A66, with just two ballast hoppers and a brake van, hauled by 37.200.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 10 October, 1984   (more nearby)
Thursday, 13 September, 2012
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 678 215 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:35.2599N 2:29.9310W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 680 215
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Appleby  Railway  British Rail  Train  Freight Train  Bypass 

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