Cheltenham Spa St James turntable, 1933
Duke Class locomotive, number 3261, sits on the turntable at Cheltenham St James station. The station was the end of the line so the turntable helped move the locomotives in the opposite direction. The site of Cheltenham St James Station is now occupied by Waitrose.
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3261, 4 4 0, 440, Cheltenham, Duke, Gloucestershire, St James, Station, Turntable
No 3357 Royal Sovereign at Plymouth North Road, 1902
4-4-0 Bulldog class locomotive. Built 1900. Royal Sovereign was named as the Royal Train for 7th March 1902. It was renamed from No 3345 Exeter for the occasion
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4 4 0, Bull Dog, Plymouth, Royal