Prestleigh; 40634 & 34043 ‘Combe Martin’ on Up through service; G A Richardson


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Fowler 2P Class No. 40634 (built 1928) and Bulleid West Country Class No. 34043 Combe Martin (built 1946) on an 11-carriage summer Saturday Up through service just north of Prestleigh viaduct. The train is passing over a cattle creep.

40634 is shown as already allocated to Templecombe upon nationalisation in 1948 and remaining there until withdrawal in May 1962. 34043 was withdrawn in June 1963.

Photo by G A Richardson. Copyright S&DRT. Our ref. WSHSD_2022_14_451. See also WSHSD_2022_14_452 for another through service at the same location.

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