Bowshank Tunnel

Train 1X75, the South & West Railway Society Euston – Aberdeen Granite City, approaching Bowshank Tunnel behind V2 60836 on 3 September 1966. Various locomotives were used during the trip, with 60836 handling the Carlisle – Edinburgh leg, following which A2 60532 Blue Peter took over for the journey to Aberdeen via the Glenfarg route see image 20700. The special returned south the following day via the ECML, terminating at Kings Cross.

Location: Bowshank Tunnel

Company: Edinburgh and Hawick Railway (North British Railway)

Photographer: Dougie Squance (Courtesy Bruce McCartney)

Make contact: Dougie Squance (Courtesy Bruce McCartney)

Date: 03/09/1966

Image number: 56560


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