The roofless roundhouse at Tyne Dock might have been ideal for the railway photographer but it can't have been much fun for shed staff working on locos inside it - the afternoon of Saturday 3rd September 1966 was pleasant enough as Q6 No. 63377 basks in the sun under the shear legs, but just imagine what it must have been like with rain driving in off the North Sea.
Location: Tyne Dock
Company: North Eastern Railway
Photographer: Bill Jamieson
Contact photographer: Bill Jamieson
Image number: 51468