Waterford Shed, 4 August 1949

Waterford Shed, 4 August 1949

Title: Waterford Shed, 4 August 1949

Date: 04/08/1949

Description: Steam locomotive 555 is outside the shed with no: 560 inside. They were both built by Kitson. The back of the photograph describes the total rolling stock of Waterford shed as: 3- two coach articulated sets by Clayton, 1928. 1st class only. 7-six wheel coaches (including a C&MD spoked wheel of 1893). Lit by acetylene. 1- van (4 wheel). 2- Brake vans (passenger). 4- Waggons (closed). 6- Waggons (open). 2-Waggon chassis. Stock was transferred from the mainline by means of old solid tyred road bogies, which were placed under the vehicle after its wheels had been removed. 4 August 1949

Our reference: 1997-7219_RJS_IR_8

Collection: Sellick collection photos

Background: BR Warflat