Riccarton Junction

A3 no 60052 'Prince Palatine' hauling a northbound freight past Riccarton North box in the summer of 1963. This locomotive eventually became the last survivor of the class in normal service. Riccarton North box had already closed on 15th May 1959, with its functions taken over by Riccarton South.

Location: Riccarton Junction

Company: Border Union Railway (North British Railway)

Photographer: Frank Spaven Collection (Courtesy David Spaven)

Make contact: Frank Spaven Collection (Courtesy David Spaven)

Date: 1963

Image number: 36829

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