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A 12 coach Class 312 Clacton/Walton to Liverpool Street formation passes Alresford (Essex) on 21st November 1976. At the time, these ^outer suburban^ units were fairly new to the line and a reasonable alternative to the well-liked Class 309 units, which were being released from duty for refurbishment.

A 12 coach Class 312 Clacton/Walton to Liverpool Street formation passes Alresford (Essex) on 21st November 1976. At the time, these ^outer suburban^ units were fairly new to the line and a reasonable alternative to the well-liked Class 309 units, which were being released from duty for refurbishment.


Mark Dufton [1976]


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Approaching a level crossing... where? [Added 21 November 2017]

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Great Western Large Wheeled Outside Framed 4-4-0 Tender Locomotives: Atbara, Badminton, City And Flower Classes (locomotive Portfolio Series)

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