ST4286 : Down freight passing Magor

taken 57 years ago, near to Magor, Monmouthshire/Sir Fynwy, Great Britain

Down freight passing Magor
Down freight passing Magor
View eastward, towards Severn Tunnel Junction etc.: ex-GW South Wales main line, quadrupled in 1941. The '4500' 2-6-2Ts were more usually on branch passenger trains, but here on a Class K freight is No. 4558 (built 9/24). An Up freight is passing on the opposite side.
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Date Taken
5 June 1961   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 9 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 424 868 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:34.6646N 2:49.8874W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 424 868
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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GW 2-6-2T  GWR  Steam Locomotive  Station  Freight Train 

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