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Wakefield Kirkgate

Wakefield Kirkgate: This peaceful evening scene at Wakefield Kirkgate belies the fact that there was still plenty of freight traffic through the station in 1977, and obviously still a healthy parcels traffic as testified by the many BRUTES on the platform. The view is looking east-northeast towards Normanton; the tracks curving round in the centre of the picture are from Calder Bridge Junction. For the same scene 34 years later [see image 34147].

Manchester and Leeds Railway 

Make contact Contact More from this photographer Bill Jamieson May 1977 Ref: 39219