1979

SD5805 : Shunting loco

taken 45 years ago, near to Wigan, England

Shunting loco
Shunting loco
Taken from the 'Iron Bridge' adjacent to Wigan North Western station, a shunting loco waits in the sidings. This was once an every day sight, the sidings are now a multi-storey car park !

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Category: Railway sidings
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Wigan North Western [99] · Car Park [20] ·
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SD5805, 835 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
David Ashcroft   (more nearby)
Date Taken
December 1979   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 25 November, 2009
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 581 053 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:32.5654N 2:37.9440W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 581 053
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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