4472 Flying Scotsman stands alongside the ash plant at Steamtown in May 1976 prior to working a special to Sellafield see image 37565. With the amount of ash generated in the preservation era being only a small fraction of that produced in BR days, the services of the plant and its associated paraphernalia were no longer required.

Location: Carnforth

Company: Lancaster and Carlisle Railway

Photographer: Bill Jamieson

Contact photographer: Bill Jamieson

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Date: 08/05/1976

Image number: 37843

Tags: 4-6-2 4472 Flying Scotsman Class A3 LNER Steam
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