West Country Class No. 34097 ‘Holsworthy’ is seen in sunny weather on an Up passenger service of eight carriages just west of Hinton Admiral; the long embankment that the line runs on from Christchurch can be seen in the background. Note a person standing on the Down line.
The locomotive is shown as allocated to Eastleigh from May 1962 until withdrawal in 1966, so this indicates a date range for the photo.
Photo by G A Richardson. Copyright S&DRT. Our ref. WSHSD_2022_14_606.
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