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Doncaster: An unidentified B1 approaching the north end of Doncaster station with a brake van in February 1963.
Peterborough to Doncaster Line (Great Northern Railway)
K A Gray [24/02/1963]


Doncaster Works: Condemned locomotives at Doncaster Works in February 1963 include 61819, withdrawn from Hull Dairycoates shed the previous December and cut up within a few days of this photograph.
Doncaster Works (Great Northern Railway)
K A Gray [24/02/1963]


Doncaster Works: Class K1 2-6-0 no 62035 photographed outside the paint shop at Doncaster Works in February 1963.
Doncaster Works (Great Northern Railway)
K A Gray [24/02/1963]


Doncaster: 60010 Dominion of Canada adds to the haze hanging over Doncaster shed on 24 February 1963. Following its withdrawal by BR in 1965 the locomotive was shipped to Canada where it became an exhibit at the Canadian Railway Museum on the outskirts of Montreal. [See image 43543]
Peterborough to Doncaster Line (Great Northern Railway)
K A Gray [24/02/1963]


Doncaster: Phew... what a dirty, smelly, smoky old shed this is... in fact it^s almost perfect! Happy days at Doncaster in the early sixties - Pacifics on shed include A4 no 60010 Dominion of Canada and A1 no 60139 Sea Eagle.
Peterborough to Doncaster Line (Great Northern Railway)
K A Gray [24/02/1963]


Cowlairs Carriage Sidings: Steam heating the carriages at Cowlairs on a very dull afternoon on 24 February 1968 is Standard 2-6-4T no.80002. The loco survives and can be found today on the KWVR [See image 31925]
Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway
John McIntyre Collection [24/02/1968]


Renfrew: An abandoned section of old Renfrew Road, complete with tram rails, photographed looking east in February 1990. The road and tramway were rerouted further south during construction of the King George V Dock.
Glasgow Corporation Tramways
Bill Roberton [24/02/1970]


Stiege: A bit more steam than I had bargained for! The 09.07 Eisfelder Talmühle - Gernrode between Stiege and Albrechtshaus on 24th February 1987.
Deutsche Reichsbahn (East Germany)
Bill Jamieson [24/02/1987]