Slitrig Viaduct

A pair of V2 2-6-2 locomotives double-head a heavy freight bound for Carlisle, photographed two miles south of Hawick in the winter of 1965/66. Locomotives are 60976 (leading) and 60868, both off St Margarets shed. The photograph was taken from a position only a matter of yards from BMcC image 22905 captured here the following year.

Location: Slitrig Viaduct

Company: Border Union Railway (North British Railway)

Photographer: Robin Barbour Collection (Courtesy Bruce McCartney)

Contact photographer: Robin Barbour Collection (Courtesy Bruce McCartney)

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Date: 1966

Image number: 22970


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