West-to-North express struggling up out of Bristol through L…

Title West-to-North express struggling up out of Bristol through Lawrence Hill. View southward, towards Lawrence Hill, Dr Day's Bridge Junction, Bristol etc.: ex-GWR main lines west-, north- and eastwards from Bristol, through Stapleton Road and up to Filton Junction. (The ex-Midland line out towards Mangotsfield, Gloucester and the North, also Bath, is on the bridge above the train. The Summer Saturday 12.00 Kingswear - Manchester Piccadilly is headed by Collett 4-6-0 No. 6810 'Blakemere Grange' (built 11/36, withdrawn 10/64): it will run via the Severn Tunnel, Pontypool Road, Hereford to Shrewsbury, where an LMR engine will take over and run via Crewe.
Photo's author Ben Brooksbank User stats Author's photos
Source Wikimedia Commons image
Date 11 Aug 1962 00:00:00
Original size 2394 x 1407
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Kilburn Street, Easton Road, Old Market, Bristol, City of Bristol, South West England, England, United Kingdom osm

Street address Easton Road
Suburb Old Market
City Bristol
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Region England
Country United Kingdom