Yesterday morning steam locomotive 60009 Union of South Africa passed through March Railway Station pulling The York Yuletide Express from Norwich to York and stopping at March to take on water and pick up passengers. TWO images here of it approaching the station.
60009 Union of South Africa is an LNER Class A4 steam locomotive built in Doncaster in 1937. Originally named Osprey, it is one of six surviving Gresley A4s, currently operational and mainline certified.
|Camera:||Canon EOS 40D |
|Lens:||Canon 28-135mm IS USM |
|Recording media:||JPEG (digital)|
|Date Taken:||13 Dec 2012 - 11:30 AM|
|Exposure Mode:||Aperture-priority AE|