SD5903 : Wigan Springs Branch Depot

taken 38 years ago, near to Ince-in-Makerfield, Wigan, Great Britain

Wigan Springs Branch Depot
Wigan Springs Branch Depot
A view of the depot at Springs Branch Wigan with a class 40, 25 and 47 locomotives visible on the shed. Typical of the time around late 1970s and early 80s. Once a busy locomotive repair and servicing depot for the locomotives that worked around this area it shut some time ago.
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Date Taken
February 1981   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 18 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 5930 0372 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:31.7132N 2:36.9266W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 5939 0376
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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Locomotive  Locomotive Workshops 

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