Friday 29 March 2024

Swanage Railway Victorian Weekend, 24th March 2024

Images from the camera of Ian Knight

SECR 65 and LSWR 563 approaching Norden from Corfe Castle.

LSWR 563, awaiting departure from Corfe Castle.

SECR 65 awaiting another departure from Corfe.

LSWR 563 was completed at Nine Elms in March 1893, and withdrawn from service in 1945.

SECR 65 was built in 1896 at Ashford, and rebuilt as an O1 in 1908, running in this form until 1961.