Midford; 34041 ‘Wilton’ on 1O96 Down through service; G A Richardson


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Bulleid West Country Class No. 34041 Wilton (built 1946, with 71B Bournemouth shedplate) heads a Down through service with a reporting code disc of 1O96 being displayed.

The Midford Up Distant signal is nearby but is obscured by the carriages.

34041 is shown as being allocated to Bournemouth from mid-1956 until autumn 1964 – the loco accordingly can be seen with a 71B shedplate, though was recoded in 1963.

Photo by G A Richardson. Copyright S&DRT. Our ref. WSHSD_2022_14_129.

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