Keith Barber Models on Instagram: “Copenhagen Fields, 1979. I can’t even find the words to describe this.... just gaze and absorb yeh.…”
769 Likes, 28 Comments - Keith Barber Models (@railwaymental) on Instagram: “Copenhagen Fields, 1979. I can’t even find the words to describe this.... just gaze and absorb yeh.…”
London Broad Street, 1971
London's Broad Street terminus, already in decline, in 1971. If the destination blinds are correct, two peak hour services are on view, the EMU bound for Watford and the DMU on the soon to be withdrawn peak workings to the Great Northern suburban stations.
Stockport Edgeley Cheshire 28th April 1968
Stockport Edgeley shed on a Sunday near the end of its existence. Stanier 8F 2-8-0 48745 stands in front of the LNWR water tank. Facilities at this depot were pretty basic to the end; the rusty structure on the right was a conveyor belt lift used to coal the locomotive tenders. The water crane on the left does have one labour saving device - the water valve can be opened & closed from the tender top using that wheel at the top. Normally the fireman would have climb up put the bag in & climb…
ScR 57608 at Carstairs August 1951 by John Wiltshire
[Neg 105] Atmospheric shed shot taken at Carstairs in 1951 by John. London Midland & Scottish Railway - Class 3F-J 0-6-0 Number 57608 Class Code 3F-J Designer McIntosh Built 31/05/1900 Builder 1948 Shed 64D Carstairs Last Shed 64A St. Margarets Withdrawn 31/12/1962 Disposal details Wards, Langloan. Disposal Disposal Date 31/03/1964 Web link : www.railuk.info/steam/getsteam.php?row_id=14235