RailPictures.Net Photo: 90351 British Railways Steam 2-8-0 at Royston, South Yorkshire, United Kingdom by Steve Armitage
 
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British Railways (more..)
Steam 2-8-0 (more..)
Leaving Royston northbound. (more..)
Royston, South Yorkshire, United Kingdom (more..)
July 21, 1966
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
90351 (more..)
Austerity WD Class (more..)
Steve Armitage (more..)
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On well maintained track, lengthening afternoon shadows draw the outline of 90351, one of the 730 'Austerity' 2-8-0's. She plods wearily north from Royston with another load of coal from the Barnsley coalfield. The drifting sulphrous haze from Royston's coking plants is a pungent reminder to outsiders that Royston is a good place to 'come from' and not necessarily to 'go to'! Sadly, in 2008 the last sentence still holds true.
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