Photograph taken from the footplate of Fairburn 2-6-4 tank 42693, one of Beattock shed^s duty bankers, on 31 July 1965. The train is crossing Harthope Viaduct over the recently dualled A74.
John Robin [31/07/1965]

A Britannia Pacific, with the help of a hard working banker, takes a northbound train across the A74 on Harthope Viaduct in the early sixties on the climb towards Beattock summit.
Robin Barbour Collection (Courtesy Bruce McCartney) [//]

A northbound freight crossing Harthope viaduct in March 1966 behind BR Standard class 4 2-6-0 no 76098. Another example of 1950s transport stands in the foreground.
John Robin [25/03/1966]
All photographs of Harthope Viaduct