If you register, you can do a lot more. And become an active part of our growing community. You'll have access to hidden forums, and enjoy the ability of replying and starting conversations.

B.R. Standard locomotives designs : B.R Std 5 4-6-0

Discussion in 'Photography' started by neildimmer, Oct 18, 2020.

  1. neildimmer

    neildimmer Member

    Joined:
    Jun 6, 2008
    Messages:
    5,586
    Likes Received:
    334
    I have added a lot of new photos of the B.R. Std 5 design built at Derby


    This collection features 73000-73029 built in 1951 at Derby


    73000 at the head of a sleeping coach service un known location or date

    https://tinyurl.com/y5a7kbe5

    Neil
     
    green five likes this.
  2. neildimmer

    neildimmer Member

    Joined:
    Jun 6, 2008
    Messages:
    5,586
    Likes Received:
    334
    I have added 20 new photos of the B.R. Std 5 4-6-0 design built at Derby
    This collection features 7.3030-73049 built in 1953 at Derby

    73031 Cheltenham 11th June 1963
    https://tinyurl.com/yyvvywog


    Neil
     
    green five likes this.
  3. neildimmer

    neildimmer Member

    Joined:
    Jun 6, 2008
    Messages:
    5,586
    Likes Received:
    334
    I have added 20 new photos of the B.R. Std 5 4-6-0 design built at Derby
    This collection features 73050-73071 built in 1953 at Derby
    Starting with
    73050 and 73069 at Stalybridge on Saturday 27 April, 1968 with 1Z77 Manchester Rail Travel Society Severn Valley Railway Society North West Steam railtour from Birmingham
    https://tinyurl.com/y5qf32lx


    Neil
     
    green five likes this.
  4. peckett

    peckett Member

    Joined:
    Sep 26, 2006
    Messages:
    471
    Likes Received:
    243
    73000 is showing empty stock lamps ,9H Patricroft Manchester shed code. So I think this is of a empty stock train of vehicles en route to works .Location a guess is leaving Manchester Exchange ,date 1966-8 .The 73s seemed to congregate at Patricroft during the final years. I hadn't a photo of a Caprotti valve gear 73 so I made a visit to Patricroft on 10/09/1967,sods law had it that all the Caprottis were inside ,or awkward to photo ,and most of the normal valve gear 73s and Black 5s outside in decent spots.Two images at Patricroft, dismantled one number not recorded.
     

    Attached Files:

    green five likes this.
  5. NBDR Lock

    NBDR Lock New Member

    Joined:
    Jun 18, 2012
    Messages:
    58
    Likes Received:
    26
  6. peckett

    peckett Member

    Joined:
    Sep 26, 2006
    Messages:
    471
    Likes Received:
    243
    Yes another good glue is the gas holder top right.It s still there only moved a bit to the east and of course listed .There was a stabling point just there as well, loco's on shorter runs that didn't need coal, would be turned and have there fires cleaned etc .It saved a run up to 14B Kentish Town.
     
  7. Romsey

    Romsey Member

    Joined:
    Jul 14, 2007
    Messages:
    2,521
    Likes Received:
    887
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Retired SPM
    Location:
    Close to Spike Island
    Heritage Railway Volunteer:
    Yes I am an active volunteer
    Neil ,

    Only one location I'm afraid.

    35/112 73020 is the country end of Feltham Yard aka Grid Sidings.

    Cheers, Neil
     
  8. Romsey

    Romsey Member

    Joined:
    Jul 14, 2007
    Messages:
    2,521
    Likes Received:
    887
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Retired SPM
    Location:
    Close to Spike Island
    Heritage Railway Volunteer:
    Yes I am an active volunteer

    Neil,

    A few locations :
    6/58 73053 Possibly Beaconsfield
    15/58 73073 Evercreech Jn ( With signal box visible above train.)
    21/58 7305 Basingstoke
    43/58 73051 Possibly Poole.

    Cheers, Neil
     
  9. Fred Kerr

    Fred Kerr Part of the furniture

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2006
    Messages:
    6,719
    Likes Received:
    3,561
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Freelance photo - journalist
    Location:
    Southport
  10. neildimmer

    neildimmer Member

    Joined:
    Jun 6, 2008
    Messages:
    5,586
    Likes Received:
    334
    I have added 10 new photos of the 1st batch of named B.R. std 5’s that took the names of withdrawn King Arthur locos
    And keeping the same style nameplate as the King Arthurs
    https://tinyurl.com/y3dapzeh
    new photos start here with
    73081 (still to be named Excalibur) with a train for Ramsgate passing Swanley Jct 3rd June 1959
    https://tinyurl.com/y295de9g


    Neil
     
  11. Romsey

    Romsey Member

    Joined:
    Jul 14, 2007
    Messages:
    2,521
    Likes Received:
    887
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Retired SPM
    Location:
    Close to Spike Island
    Heritage Railway Volunteer:
    Yes I am an active volunteer
    Hi Neil,

    Some nice photos in this batch, particularly the one near Maidstone East in snow. A few locations to add
    22/54 73085 Raynes Park
    35/54 73082 Millbrook, lines to Western Docks in foreground
    38/54 73083 Eastleigh Depot
    42/54 73086 St Denys, Crescent Road bridge in the background
    54/54 73089 Vauxhall, light engines to Nine Elms.

    Cheers, Neil
     

Share This Page