ST2077 : Ex-GWR South Wales main line at Pengam Sidings, east of Cardiff

taken 58 years ago, near to Roath, Cardiff/Caerdydd, Great Britain

Ex-GWR South Wales main line at Pengam Sidings, east of Cardiff
Ex-GWR South Wales main line at Pengam Sidings, east of Cardiff
View eastward, taken from an Up express, towards Newport and the East. A Down class H freight is approaching (headed by 2-8-2T No. 7250, the Collett rebuild (2/39) of Churchward 2-8-0T No. 4219 of 12/1912, withdrawn 9/64. On the right, Collett '5600' class 0-6-2T No. 6608 (built 9/27, withdrawn 6/64) is coming off the Roath Dock Branch, with a typical GWR 'Toad' brake-van behind it. The trains are passing under Pengam Bridge.
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Date Taken
14 April 1962   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 8 May, 2012
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 207 778 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:29.6467N 3:8.5424W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 207 778
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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GWR South Wales Main Line  GWR 2-8-2/2-8-0T  GWR 0-6-2T 

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