SK4259 : Down empties near Tibshelf Sidings

taken 61 years ago, near to Morton, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Down empties near Tibshelf Sidings
Down empties near Tibshelf Sidings
View southward, towards Toton Yard, Trent and the South, on the immensely busy four-track Erewash Valley main line to Chesterfield and the North. The photograph was taken from a train on the Fast line and nicely captures a typical Down Class J empties returning to one of the numerous collieries, headed by ex-Midland Johnson/Deeley 5'3" 3F 0-6-0 No. 43235, which engine lasted until 9/60.
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Date Taken
13 June 1957   (more nearby)
Friday, 3 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 4229 5950 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:7.8595N 1:22.1639W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 4228 5953
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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LMS 0-6-0  Erewash Valley Line 

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