SK5808 : B12 approaching Leicester North

taken 10 months ago, near to Birstall, Leicestershire, Great Britain

B12 approaching Leicester North
B12 approaching Leicester North
This is on the preserved Great Central Railway on the occasion of the 2018 winter steam gala. The locomotive is usually at the North Norfolk Railway but provides a welcome splash of colour at the GCR. This is LNER apple green livery. Further colour was provided by LMS crimson lake on visiting 'Crab' 13065.

Locomotive liveries can provoke fierce debate but I do like to see other colours among the BR black locomotives.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 27 January, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 28 January, 2018
Geographical Context
Railways 
Place (from Tags)
Birstall 
Primary Subject of Photo
Railway Train 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5873 0833 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:40.1704N 1:7.9767W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5876 0840
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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