ST1582 : Steam locomotive tender on the M4

taken 5 months ago, near to Tongwynlais, Cardiff/Caerdydd, Great Britain

Steam locomotive tender on the M4
Steam locomotive tender on the M4
The tender of 'Black 5' steam locomotive No. 45231 is seen passing along the M4 north of Cardiff on a move from Port Talbot back to Crewe, closely following the locomotive itself. The loco had previously been failed at Llandeilo with a wheel flat on its tender while working a private charte. The wheel skate used for the movement from Llandeilo to Port Talbot can be seen beneath the tender's leading axle (axle closest to camera).
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Date Taken
Friday, 16 April, 2021   (more nearby)
Friday, 16 April, 2021
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 1532 8232 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:32.0047N 3:13.3332W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 1527 8228
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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