Cromwell at Claypole


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From February 2009, Ex BR 'Britannia' No. 70013 named 'Oliver Cromwell' was pictured storming South past Claypole in Lincolnshire.

She(?) was en route from Cleethorpes to London Kings Cross with a train load of day trippers. This type used to haul fast "Fish Trains" from that East coast port in the days of steam.

I was supposed to be going out this way to photograph a steamer this morning, but missed the train to Newark so went home and enjoyed tea and toast & marmalade.
01/12/2012 - 14:20pgweber
CategoryTransport
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ISO560
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Cliff-P

Link Posted 01/12/2012 - 19:27
Mmmmm toast and marmalade, got that every morning for breakfast while I was in hospital

Nice capture of Cromwell Peter, I remember seeing her at Wigan shortly after overhaul in early 68.
Cliff.




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