ST3188 : Removing a static steam locomotive, Kingsway, Newport(3)

near to Newport/Casnewydd, Great Britain

Removing a static steam locomotive, Kingsway, Newport(3)
Removing a static steam locomotive, Kingsway, Newport(3)
On Sunday morning, November 11th 2012, the 0-4-0ST (saddle tank) locomotive
on display here LinkExternal link was removed to the heritage Pontypool & Blaenavon
Railway about 15 miles away. After being hoisted into the air LinkExternal link the locomotive,
weighing about 20 tons, has been skilfully lowered, and is now less
than a metre above the road transporter that will take it to its new home.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 11 November, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 14 November, 2012
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport  City, Town centre  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 3134 8805 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:35.2262N 2:59.5454W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 3135 8802
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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