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Springs Branch


Fairburn tank
Photo: Mick S.
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Item #: 17424
Fairburn class 4mt tank on the exit road,Springs Branch early 1960's

Comment by: mick east on 29th March 2011 at 23:36

from the look of her empty bunker,she,ll be on the shed entry road

Comment by: Albert Edward Short on 30th March 2011 at 13:00

It seems to be approaching the bridge that is at the top of Taylor's Lane, Spring View. I do believe that is St Mary's Church, in the background. It had a very similar steeple.

Comment by: Rev David Long on 30th March 2011 at 15:10

It is indeed the old St Mary's church. Also in view is the back of Cecil Street, Hope Street, and, I think, Railway Terrace.

Comment by: John B on 30th March 2011 at 17:12

Nice one Mick. Lovely little engine.

Comment by: graham wally mitchell on 1st April 2011 at 16:30

ya thats taylors lane alright spent many happy hours there train spotting in the 60's

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