SE4923 : Railway Station, Knottingley

taken 29 years ago, near to Knottingley, Wakefield, Great Britain

Railway Station, Knottingley
Railway Station, Knottingley
Three women natter away on the road bridge as Class 56092 and coal empties go by unnoticed.

The first 30 Class 56 locomotives were built at Electroputere in Romania, but due to shoddy workmanship the rest were built by BREL at Doncaster Works. Production started in 1976 and ran until 1984. In all 135 were built.

This long shot makes the train seem shorter than it is. Another view towards the bridge by Martin Addison LinkExternal link
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SE4923, 147 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 13 June, 1988   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 12 January, 2008
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Railway station   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 491 236 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:42.3967N 1:15.4234W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 490 236
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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