Combe Down Tunnel; 75027 and 34043 ‘Combe Martin’ on Down service; G A Richardson


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BR Standard Class 4 No. 75027 (built 1954) leading and Bulleid West Country Class No. 34043 Combe Martin (built 1946) head a Down service just about to enter Combe Down Tunnel. Photo taken from the train, apparently during summer.

No date is given for this photo, however, 75027 is shown as being allocated to Templecombe from February 1960 to November 1962. 34043 was withdrawn in June 1963.

75027 was preserved.

Photo by G A Richardson. Copyright S&DRT. Our ref. WSHSD_2022_14_324.

Medium format 9 x 6 cm negative.

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