TQ2182 : Hastings - Walsall express entering Willesden Junction

taken 59 years ago, near to Harlesden, Brent, Great Britain

Hastings - Walsall express entering Willesden Junction
Hastings - Walsall express entering Willesden Junction
View SE from Willesden Junction main Down platform, towards the West London line to Kensington and Clapham Junction. The 10.45 Summer Saturday express from Hastings will have come via Brighton (reverse) and Clapham Junction: the SR locomotive will be changed here for a LMR one to proceed down the ex-LNW main line via Birmingham to Walsall. This day the SR locomotive from Brighton is BR rebuilt Bulleid Light Pacific No. 34101 'Hartland' (built 2/50, rebuilt 9/60, withdrawn 9/66), which was preserved and is now working on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway.
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Date Taken
25 August 1962   (more nearby)
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Wednesday, 2 November, 2011
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Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2183 8285 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:31.8854N 0:14.7013W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2183 8285
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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SR 4-6-2  Preserved Locomotives  Willesden Junction  West London Line 

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