SU5832 : Changing Wheelsets

taken 26 years ago, near to New Alresford, Hampshire, Great Britain

Changing Wheelsets.
Changing Wheelsets.
Much activity is taking place in this scene at Alresford Station in 1991. As can be seen the platform was undergoing extension and this particular position was the only one where the crane had sufficient room to swing round.The photographer is standing on the end platform of a Brake Van, in front of which is the wheel set which had been removed from the coach. A replacement wheelset is being lowered on to the track and this will then be wheeled under the coach.
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SU5832, 556 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
March 1991   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 1 February, 2008
Category
Railways > Railway vehicle   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 588 324 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:5.3014N 1:9.6927W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 589 324
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