Posted on 03/10/2015

Photo taken on November  5, 1966

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british railways
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53809 at Barry scrapyard

53809 at Barry scrapyard 

Entered service 07-1925 as #89 on the S&DJR
Renumbered as LMS 9679 in 1930
Renumbered by LMS as 13809 in 1932
Renumbered by BR as 53809 in 1948
Withdrawn from service 06-1964
Arrived Barry scrapyard 08-1964
Departed from Barry 12-1975
Now preserved and based on The Midland Railway at Butterley, Derbyshire.

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Phil Sutters
Phil Sutters
One of the best goods loco classes of its generation.
3 years ago.
Phil Sutters
Phil Sutters
Thanks for adding these photos to the S&D group, Neil.
3 years ago.
Polyrus has replied to Phil Sutters
Thank you Phil. I don't have many of the SDJR because it closed too early, but I think I may come up with some West Country loco shots when I find them. I've scanned half my slides so only about 500 to go.
3 years ago.
Phil Sutters has replied to Polyrus
I look forward to seeing what you come up with. I think that I have some more negatives to scan, but they are mainly oil-boxes.
3 years ago.