SD5805 : Wigan (North Western) 1954, with Down freight - and an 'interloper'

taken 65 years ago, near to Ince-in-Makerfield, Wigan, Great Britain

Wigan (North Western) 1954, with Down freight - and an 'interloper'
Wigan (North Western) 1954, with Down freight - and an 'interloper'
View SE on the WCML, towards Warrington, Crewe and the South, also Manchester and Liverpool. The Class D freight is headed by Stanier Class 5 4-6-0 No. 45131 (built 5/35, withdrawn 4/68). The 'interloper' on the right on Station Pilot duty, is No. 65199, an ex-GCR J10 0-6-0 that had formerly worked from the ex-GCR Lower Ince Shed until it closed in 3/52.
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Date Taken
9 July 1954   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 16 November, 2014
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 582 053 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:32.5711N 2:37.8807W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 582 053
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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Stanier Class 5 4-6-0  WCML  Wigan North Western  GCR 0-6-0 

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