ST3088 : Newcastle-on-Tyne - Cardiff express at Newport High Street

taken 64 years ago, near to Newport/Casnewydd, Great Britain

Newcastle-on-Tyne - Cardiff express at Newport High Street
Newcastle-on-Tyne - Cardiff express at Newport High Street
View eastwards, towards England: ex-GWR South Wales main line, showing the Down main platform at Newport as it was before the major alterations of 1961. The 08.12 from Newcastle has come via York, Sheffield, Birmingham New Street and Gloucester - where the WR locomotive has taken over, due Cardiff 16.35. The locomotive is Collett 4-6-0 No. 4918 'Dartington Hall' (built 3/29, withdrawn 6/63).
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Date Taken
22 July 1955   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 22 April, 2012
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 308 883 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:35.3681N 2:59.9815W
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OSGB36: geotagged! ST 308 883
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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GWR 4-6-0  Newport (Mon.)  GWR South Wales Main Line 

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