Templecombe; 92220 ‘Evening Star’ [approaching Templecombe, sequence of 5 photos], 1962 (1); G A Richardson



BR Standard Class 9F No. 92220 (built 1960); named ‘Evening Star’, the last steam locomotive built by BR workshops – and, consequently, always destined to be preserved – is seen passing under the Salisbury-Exeter line and passing along Templecombe Lower platform prior to reversing up the spur line to Templecombe Upper in 1962.

Photo by G A Richardson. Copyright S&DRT. Our ref. WSHSD_2022_14_303. See also WSHSD_2022_14_288, WSHSD_2022_14_291, WSHSD_2022_14_302 & WSHSD_2022_14_375.

Medium format 9 x 6 cm negative.

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