ST1875 : Down freight entering Cardiff General

taken 73 years ago, near to Cardiff/Caerdydd, Great Britain

Down freight entering Cardiff General
Down freight entering Cardiff General
View east from the east end of General Station, with a Down Class E freight entering, headed by one of the ex-GC design 'ROD' War Department 2-8-0s acquired by the GWR after World War One, No. 3035. It was built in 6/18 as WD No. 1613, served in France, then loaned in 9/19 to the GWR (as No. 3038), stored at Stratton 9/21-5/25, but worked again on the GWR as No. 3035 until eventually withdrawn in 8/48.
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Date Taken
21 September 1946   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 3 May, 2012
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 183 758 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:28.5631N 3:10.6493W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 183 758
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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GWR South Wales Main Line  GW 2-8-0  Cardiff  ROD 2-8-0 

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