Big Pit Mining Museum

These saddle tanks are stabled next to the Big Pit mining museum, where one can go underground into the old pit (easiest for those under 4'10'!). One engine has a concealed speaker playing 'loose coupled shunting' noises - rather eerie.

Location: Big Pit Mining Museum

Original line: Brynmawr and Blaenavon Railway

Photographer: Ken Strachan

Contact photographer: Ken Strachan

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Photosets: South Wales, ancient and modern  

Date: 25/05/2009

Image number: 25768

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