1964

ST5615 : Yeovil Town Station, Yard and Locomotive Shed

taken 60 years ago, near to Yeovil, Somerset, England

Yeovil Town Station, Yard and Locomotive Shed
Yeovil Town Station, Yard and Locomotive Shed
View NE, towards Yeovil Pen Mill (Great Western to left) and Yeovil Junction (Southern Railway, to right). Joint SR and GW station, served by SR branch trains from Yeovil Junction and by GW trains from Yeovil Pen Mill - Taunton (behind camera). A GW 64XX 0-6-0 Pannier tank stands in the foreground; on the Shed can be discerned three SR Bulleid Light Pacifics and two SR 2-6-0s. The passenger service from Taunton ceased on 5/4/64, from Yeovil Junction on 3/10/66, goods was handled here until 6/5/68.

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ST5615, 52 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Ben Brooksbank   (more nearby)
Date Taken
21 April 1964   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 24 August, 2010
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 563 158 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:56.4094N 2:37.4000W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 563 158
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Image classification(about): Geograph · First in 5 Years (TPoint) (about)
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