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111 viewsUnknown Tank Engine, bunker first and coaches on Martholme Viaduct circa 1920
Author unknown
Mar 13, 2018
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112 viewsOne of the last steam locomotives returning from Padiham power station. Photo taken by John Marsh in 1967.Jan 16, 2018
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171 views22/09/1962 - LMS 2-6-0 "Crab" at Padiham station on a R.C.T.S. Rail tour heading towards Rose Grove
- (Lancashire & N.W. Branch) The Mid Lancs Railtour - 1X23

Author - unknown
Jul 09, 2017
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269 viewsOn Shed at Rose Grove
Thankyou and Copyright to Peter Tilley
Apr 28, 2017
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201 viewsRunning up hill tender first with a coal train towards Rose Grove from Padiham.
Thankyou and Copyright to Peter Tilley
Apr 28, 2017
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214 viewsAn unidentified 8F with a coal train comes onto the loop line at Rose Grove heading towards Padiham
Thankyou and Copyright to Peter Tilley
Apr 28, 2017
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1188 views11/06/1961 - Only picture I`ve got of a diesel coming through Great Harwood - Class 31, D5890 (A Sheffield loco) passes into the station heading from the Padiham direction with a special 1X15 possibly on a detour heading for the coast from YorkshireMar 18, 2011
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990 views1/07/1964 - Jinty 47344 on duties at Accrington - note Platts factory in the background Mar 18, 2011
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609 viewsBlack 5 entering Rishton station on the Accrington route. Note the crane in the station yardMar 18, 2011
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633 viewsGreat Harwood station as was before demolishionMar 18, 2011
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2743 viewsDemolishion of Great Harwood stationMar 18, 2011
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808 viewsAn East bound view of Great Harwood west signal box and remains of the station in the backgroundMar 18, 2011
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2311 viewsAnother view of 8f - 48218 and the works train. Note near side track already removedMar 18, 2011
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883 viewsProbadly the last engine to run the line -8f 48218 with a works train removing the trackMar 18, 2011
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542 views45216 emerges from Harwood Road bridge heading towards Blackburn at Rishton Mar 18, 2011
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604 viewsJubilee 45684 "Jutland" passes under Harwood Rd Bridge at Rishton -note that the nameplate has been removed and "Ringo" writtenMar 18, 2011
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