Friday, 3 April 2015

70000 Britannia moves to Swanage, 31st March 2015

70000 Britannia 5Z70 10:00 Bishop's Lydeard - Swanage - was operated by West Coast Railway Company.

Three pictures taken from a footpath at Crampmoor near Romsey.
Britannia was completed at Crewe in January 1951.
The support coach is BSK 35465 (Lot 30721, Wolverton 1963). Originally withdrawn in February 1993, and into support coach usage from February 1994 as 99991.
A few minutes later at Redbridge. Image by Ian Knight.