1957

SK1373 : Up freight arriving at Millers Dale

taken 67 years ago, near to Millers Dale, Derbyshire, England

Up freight arriving at Millers Dale
Up freight arriving at Millers Dale
View westward, towards Buxton and via Peak Forest to Manchester Central: ex-Midland Derby - Manchester main line (closed 6/3/67). The Class H freight is headed by LMS Fowler 4F 0-6-0 No. 44602, which was one of the last built (1940), withdrawn 8/64; it has a Stanier high-sided tender. The signalbox is Millers Dale Station, Millers Dale Junction, where the line to Buxton branched off, being 1 miles westward.

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Photographer
Ben Brooksbank   (more nearby)
Date Taken
14 June 1957   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 9 February, 2012
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 136 732 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:15.3758N 1:47.7753W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 136 732
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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