47500 Great Western brings an excursion into Southport (Chapel St) in May 1980. The Coal Concentration Depot is visible behind with a Derby DMU stabled in the carriage sidings. 47500 previously ran as un-named D1943 See image 40681 and continued in service with West Coast until January 2013 when it suffered fire damage at Salford and was stored at Carnforth.

Location: Southport

Company: Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway

Photographer: Mark Bartlett

Contact photographer: Mark Bartlett

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Date: 21/05/1980

Image number: 40966

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