SO8318 : Auto-train from Chalford at Gloucester Central

taken 60 years ago, near to Gloucester, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Auto-train from Chalford at Gloucester Central
Auto-train from Chalford at Gloucester Central
View westward on the main Down platform, towards South Wales: ex-GWR London etc. - South Wales main line via Gloucester. This is also the platform for the main line trains from Paddington to/from Cheltenham, which reversed here. The train in the bay to the left will be for Hereford. The locomotive, which has propelled from Chalford, is Collett 48XX 0-4-2T No. 1440 (built 3/35 as 4840, renumbered 10/46, withdrawn 12/63).
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SO8318, 1860 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
13 April 1962   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 25 May, 2012
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Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 836 186 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:51.9495N 2:14.3398W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SO 836 186
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