1953

NY1230 : View from locomotive cab on approach to Cockermouth station, 1953

taken 71 years ago, near to Cockermouth, Cumbria, England

View from locomotive cab on approach to Cockermouth station, 1953
View from locomotive cab on approach to Cockermouth station, 1953
View eastward, towards Keswick and Penrith on a train from Workington to Penrith on the ex-LNWR line, closed from 18/4/66. The locomotive is LMS Ivatt 2MT 2-6-0 No. 46491 (built 12/51, withdrawn 5/67); approaching on a westbound train is another of the same class.

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Geographical Context: Railways other tags: LMS Ivatt 2-6-0 Cockermouth Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
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Photographer
Walter Dendy, deceased   (more nearby)
Contributed by
Ben Brooksbank   (more nearby)
Date Taken
24 March 1953   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 26 November, 2016
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 120 303 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:39.6055N 3:21.8576W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 120 303
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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