SH6240 : Steam 150: '1863 and All That'

taken 4 years ago, near to Llanfrothen, Gwynedd, Great Britain

Steam 150: '1863 and All That'
Steam 150: '1863 and All That'
'Prince' with the gravity train, about to turn onto Cae Mawr: 12.14, and running a few minutes late.

I then made my way, at a leisurely pace, to Whistling Curve, via part of the Welsh Coastal Path, including a short detour to check out another path. The two mile walk saw me arrive at 13.10, just in time to hear an up train. I jogged the last twenty yards to the brow of the hill, in time to see 'Prince' going past with the gravity train! I estimated that the train had covered three miles to my two, and was running well over an hour behind schedule.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 13 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 17 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Uplands  Railways  People, Events  Woodland, Forest 
County (from Tags)
Gwynedd 
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Wales 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 6293 4063 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:56.7299N 4:2.4836W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 62958 40631
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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