Semaphores and Steam | 3rd August 68 - The last service day
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By 'decree', the 3rd August 1968 was to be the final service day of steam traction on the British Rail network. The images in this group were taken on that historic day at Rose Grove MPD with the exeption of two images of the penultimate passenger working taken at Preston.
LMS Stanier 8F 2-8-0 no 48400LMS Stanier 8F 2-8-0 no 48400LMS Stanier 8F 2-8-0 no 48151LMS Stanier 8F 2-8-0 no 48400LMS Stanier 8F 2-8-0 no 48400LMS Stanier 5MT 4-6-0 'Black 5'LMS Stanier 5MT 4-6-0 'Black 5' no 45212LMS Stanier 8F 2-8-0 no 48348LMS Stanier 8F 2-8-0 no 48715LMS Stanier 8F 2-8-0 no 48191LMS Stanier 8F 2-8-0 no 48393LMS Stanier 8F 2-8-0 no 48715LMS Stanier 8F 2-8-0 no 48278LMS Stanier 5MT 4-6-0 'Black 5' no 45156LMS Stanier 8F 2-8-0 no 48348LMS Stanier 8F 2-8-0 no 48278LMS Stanier 5MT 4-6-0 'Black 5' no 45156 'Ayrshire Yeomanry'LMS Stanier 8F 2-8-0 no 48715LMS Stanier 8F 2-8-0 no 48191LMS Stanier 8F 2-8-0 no 48191

Categories & Keywords
Category:Transportation
Subcategory:Railway
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Keywords:3/8/68, Grove, MPD, Preston, Rose