NT1684 : Railway Tracks Half Full

near to Dalgety Bay, Fife, Great Britain

Railway Tracks Half Full
Railway Tracks Half Full
60009 "Union of South Africa" is an LNER Class A4 type steam locomotive.

Built in 1937 and originally numbered 4488 by LNER and named "Osprey" it is a 4-6-2 locomotive to the same design as the "Sir Nigel Gresley" and the more famous "Mallard".

Seen here passing Pinnelhill and Pinnelhill Wood on the right. This train used to run regularly on excursions between Edinburgh to Dundee during the summer. Occasionally she still does: LinkExternal link

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1973
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Saturday, 5 May, 1973   (more nearby)
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Monday, 29 August, 2005
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 164 847 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:2.8703N 3:20.6209W
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