SD5329 : Preston Station, with train

taken 58 years ago, near to Higher Penwortham, Lancashire, Great Britain

Preston Station, with train
Preston Station, with train
View southward, towards Wigan, Crewe, Manchester, Liverpool etc. The 13.20 Crewe to Windermere express arrives at the Down Main Platform 3 on a Summer Saturday, headed by Stanier Class 5 (later series) 4-6-0, No. 44769. Signs of modernization of this major junction on the West Coast Main Line are evident - and the Holiday traffic is not as intense as it had been.
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Date Taken
17 August 1963   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 8 September, 2010
Category
Railway station and trains   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 534 290 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:45.3485N 2:42.4584W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 534 290
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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