SU7173 : Railway Station, Reading

taken 26 years ago, near to Reading, Great Britain

Railway Station, Reading
Railway Station, Reading
01:22:98 - An impossible time. It might have been 01:22:46, 47 or 48 seconds as the exposure was for four seconds. When the exposure reached 01:22:50, 51 or 52 seconds, the four would look like a nine and the 8 an 8.

This is Class 47492 'The Enterprising Scot' on a parcels train. The Class 47 is one of 512 locomotives built between 1963 and 1968 by Brush Traction and Crewe Locomotive Works. The locomotives weigh in at 112 tons depending on sub-class, and are 63ft 7ins long. Also depending on the sub-class, they have a maximum speed of between 75-100mph.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 25 June, 1991   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 21 January, 2008
Category
Railway station   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 715 738 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:27.5520N 0:58.2663W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 716 738
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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