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Images Dated 2007 April

Choose from 30 pictures in our Images Dated 2007 April collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. All professionally made for Quick Shipping.

Swindon Town Station, c1960 Featured April Print

Swindon Town Station, c1960

This station was originally on the Midland and South Western Junction Railway and was situated in Swindon's Old Town. Seen here with a BR Southern Region locomotive

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Mindland And South Western Junction, Old Town, Southern, Station, Swindon

Wartime ambulance carriage in No 19 (C) Shop, 1915 Featured April Print

Wartime ambulance carriage in No 19 (C) Shop, 1915

This image shows carriage No. 9024, an ex-invalid coach, suspended in the Carriage Lifting Shop at Swindon Works. The date is March 1915 and the carriage is being converted into a military ambulance train for service in the First World War. A red cross can be seen on the side of the vehicle and another cross would have been painted on the roof. It is also noted that the carriage is fitted with a Westinghouse brake system, in addition to a vacuum brake. This was an essential fitting and allowed the carriage to run over any railway in the country

© STEAM Museum of the GWR

Bogie repairs in No 19 (C/D) Shop, c1965 Featured April Print

Bogie repairs in No 19 (C/D) Shop, c1965

No 19 C and D shops covered both carriage lifting and bogie repairs. In this image 3 men can be seen attaching a frame to a set of wheels. An overhead crane helps ift the frame into position

© STEAM Museum of the GWR

19 Shop, Bogie, Carriage Works, Lifting, Swindon Works, Wagon