Cole; 73051 on Up ‘Pines Express’, 1960; G A Richardson


SKU: WSHSD_2022_14_278 Categories: ,


BR Standard Class 5 No. 73051 (built 1954) is seen on the Up Pines Express through service from Bournemouth to Manchester passing through Cole in 1960. The train has at least eight carriages, the rear of the train being obscured by the road bridge.

73051 is shown as allocated to Bath Green Park from new until withdrawal in August 1965 and accordingly is carrying an 82F shedplate.

Note the sleepers piled up to the left and the signal box with windows open.

Photo by G A Richardson. Copyright S&DRT. Our ref. WSHSD_2022_14_278.

Medium format 9 x 6 cm negative.

Image width 800 pixels, available for immediate download. For personal use only. Publishing by any means, including social media, is prohibited. Higher resolutions of this image are available for personal and commercial use; please see photo enquiries page.