SK4931 : Up iron ore empties passing Trent Station

taken 57 years ago, near to Thrumpton, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Up iron ore empties passing Trent Station
Up iron ore empties passing Trent Station
View northward, towards Toton Yard and Chesterfield by the Erewash Valley line, also Derby to the left, Nottingham to the right: ex-Midland main line junction. The signalbox on the left is Trent Station South Junction, where the lines curved off west to Sheet Stores Junction, Derby and Castle Donington. The building centre-right is Trent Station and the train is on the Independent lines towards Leicester and London, from Toton via Meadow Lane Junction to Ratcliffe Junction, by-passing the station, which was closed in 1/68. The locomotive is Stanier 8F 2-8-0 No. 48355 (built 1944, withdrawn 9/65).
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SK4931, 162 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
24 April 1961   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 18 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 4937 3150 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:52.7225N 1:16.0716W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 4937 3150
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Midland Main Line  LMS 2-8-0 

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