1958

TQ3481 : Liverpool Street - Hunstanton express at Bethnal Green

taken 66 years ago, near to Bethnal Green, Tower Hamlets, England

Liverpool Street - Hunstanton express at Bethnal Green
Liverpool Street - Hunstanton express at Bethnal Green
Having pounded up the 1-in-70 from the terminus, the 11.24 from Liverpool Street is about to turn sharp left onto the Cambridge main line for Kings Lynn, where it will have to reverse to reach Hunstanton (due 14.30). The locomotive is Thompson B1 4-6-0 No. 61203 (built 6/47, withdrawn 7/62).

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TQ3481, 721 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Ben Brooksbank   (more nearby)
Date Taken
30 August 1958   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 7 March, 2012
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 347 819 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:31.2463N 0:3.5864W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 347 819
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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