This long, thin shed is adjacent to the A52 dual carriageway, alongside the remains of Chaddesden yard. It is now a fireplace showroom, but was formerly a wagon repair shop. Two pairs of rails can be seen in the gravel at the far end from this shot. Apparently, hump shunting in 'Chaddo' was subject to heavy impacts - as was a nearby junction on the ring road!

Location: Derby

Company: North Midland Railway

Photographer: Ken Strachan

Contact photographer: Ken Strachan

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Date: 13/09/2014

Image number: 48909

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