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Springs Branch


Re-built 'Patriot' class.
Photo: Mick Smalley
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Item #: 17445
Re-built Patriot class on the down fast at Springs Branch,early 1960's

Comment by: Albert Edward Short on 1st April 2011 at 19:39

This train would have just passed under the bridge at the top of Taylor's Lane. Lads used to sit on the parapet of the bridge,train spotting,it was an ideal place for that hobby.

Comment by: John on 1st April 2011 at 20:45

Boy...there's some railway lines.

Comment by: Rev David Long on 1st April 2011 at 21:16

I like the chap standing between the lines, heading home for his dinner.

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