A class 60 draws its train through the rapid loading bunker at Maryport in 1992. In November 2019, approval was given to a new deep coal mine in the Whitehaven area, producing coking coal for export which will bring regular coal trains back to this line.
Location: Maryport Opencast Sidings
Company: Maryport and Carlisle Railway
Photographer: Bill Roberton
Contact photographer: Bill Roberton
Image number: 71002