No. 34008 ‘Padstow’ on passenger service, Branksome Triangle east chord, 17-07-61


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Ex-SR rebuilt Bulleid ‘West Country’ class 4-6-2 locomotive No. 34008 ‘Padstow’ (allocated to 75A Brighton) on passenger service with SR headcode no. 26 (Brighton & Bournemouth). Monday 17 July 1961. The train is heading up the now-dismantled east chord of the triangle.

The houses visible are in Gordon Road South.

Ilford FP3 35mm black & white film.

Photo by John Richardson. Copyright S&DRT. Our ref. WSHSD_2019_4_21.

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