SJ7989 : Westbound coal train at Baguley, Cheshire Lines

taken 53 years ago, near to Timperley, Trafford, Great Britain

Westbound coal train at Baguley, Cheshire Lines
Westbound coal train at Baguley, Cheshire Lines
View eastward, towards Stockport on the important CLC line linking Liverpool via Glazebrook with Stockport and the ex-GC Manchester - Sheffield main line at Godley Junction. A coal train from Yorkshire is proceeding towards Liverpool, headed by Stanier 8F 2-8-0 No. 48501. This engine was built at Darlington in 1944 and was employed on the LNER until acquired by the LMSR in 10/46, remaining on BR(LMR) until withdrawn in 7/67.
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SJ7989, 14 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
5 May 1965   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 20 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 796 891 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:23.8997N 2:18.4958W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 796 891
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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LMS 2-8-0  CLC 

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