Coleston - c 1950  5

The Big Picture

 

No.6027 "King Richard I", in lined blue livery, on an 'up' express.

 

'Star' Class no.4019 "Knight Templar", in post-war GWR lined green, wearing BRITISH RAILWAYS markings, on an 'up' milk train.

 

Small 'Prairie' no.4536, still wearing its post-war GWR livery, waits in the 'up' platform bay with a 'B' set, while 48XX no.1450, in early BR lined black and red-backed number plates, eases into the 'down' platform bay trailing an autocoach in carmine and cream.  In the background, a Hawksworth 94XX no.9416 marshals stone wagons.

 

'Star' Class no.4061 "Glastonbury Abbey" races through the centre 'down' road with an express formed of Hawksworth stock.

 

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