No. 31803 U-class on Southampton-Wimborne passenger service, Branksome Triangle main line, 27-07-62


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Ex-SR U-class 2-6-0 locomotive No. 31803 (allocated to 71A Eastleigh shed) on the 5.05pm Southampton to Wimborne passenger train with (incorrect?) SR headcode
no. 14 (Waterloo & Bournemouth West). Leading carriage labelled for set no. 84[?]. On the main line chord of Branksome Triangle; train is passing over the main line viaduct and the east chord viaduct (now disused) is seen on the right of the picture. Friday 27 July 1962.

Ilford FP3 35mm black & white film.

Photo by John Richardson. Copyright S&DRT. Our ref. WSHSD_2019_4_79.

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