SK4151 : Midland Railway Centre, Swanwick Junction

taken 29 years ago, near to Butterley, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Midland Railway Centre, Swanwick Junction
Midland Railway Centre, Swanwick Junction, taken 29 years ago
BR Standard Class 4MT 2-6-4 No.80080 is standing next to the engine shed, which at this time was still under construction. A midsummers evening shot allowed a photograph in full sunlight.
It was my birthday, I wanted a train set and this is as near as I got.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 22 June, 1988   (more nearby)
Thursday, 27 September, 2012
Geographical Context
Railways  Construction, Development 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 4112 5188 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:3.7554N 1:23.2714W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 4109 5189
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Class 4MT  Railway Centre  Railway Engine Shed  British Railways  Steam Locomotive 

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