Thanks to its location in the lee of the Eildons, sunrise comes late to Melrose in the middle of winter and even at 10:20 on the bright morning of Saturday 4th January 1969, the station in still in shadow as BR Scottish Grand Tour No. 6, hauled by Brush Type 4 No. D1974, makes a brief stop there.
Photographer: Bill Jamieson
Contact photographer: Bill Jamieson
Image number: 56933