RailPictures.Net Photo: 45407 London Midland & Scottish Railway Steam 4-6-0 at Slaithwaite, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom by Steve Armitage
 
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London Midland & Scottish Railway (more..)
Steam 4-6-0 (more..)
Slaithwaite (east viaduct). (more..)
Slaithwaite, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom (more..)
May 18, 2008
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45407 (more..)
LMS Black 5 (more..)
Steve Armitage (more..)
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Now a regular fixture, the 'Cotton Mill Express' runs downhill towards Huddersfield through Slaithwaite (locals pronounce it 'Slaa-wit'). Though much cleaner and genteel than of yore, it is one of the few remaining towns that still evoke the 'dark Satanic mills' image. This vantage point emphasises the character of the Colne Valley, a region gradually becoming a rather nice part of my home county - Yorkshire.
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