EAW017078 ENGLAND (1948). Caversham Road, the British Railways Works (Reading Signal Works), Reading railway station and environs, Reading, 1948

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Title [EAW017078] Caversham Road, the British Railways Works (Reading Signal Works), Reading railway station and environs, Reading, 1948
Reference EAW017078
Date 6-July-1948
Link
Place name READING
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 471342, 174007
Longitude / Latitude -0.9729927264183, 51.460049291946
National Grid Reference SU713740

Pins

Trolley bus overhead wiring can clearly be seen on this view. They took over from trams some 12 years earlier.

John Wass
Saturday 19th of November 2016 03:30:36 PM
Petrol powered shunting loco number 27.

John Wass
Saturday 23rd of April 2016 07:09:20 PM
Parcels Depot.

Nowy Paul
Saturday 15th of February 2014 05:20:18 PM
Railway Staff Hostel.

Nowy Paul
Saturday 15th of February 2014 05:19:22 PM
Forbury Gardens.

Nowy Paul
Saturday 15th of February 2014 03:22:01 PM
Rising Sun Public House.

Nowy Paul
Saturday 15th of February 2014 03:21:06 PM
Thames Valley Buses.

Nowy Paul
Saturday 15th of February 2014 03:19:44 PM
Reading Corporation Bus.

Nowy Paul
Saturday 15th of February 2014 03:19:04 PM
Reading Southern Station SR [or Southern Region BR).

Nowy Paul
Saturday 15th of February 2014 03:18:06 PM
Reading General Station GWR (or Western Region BR).

Nowy Paul
Saturday 15th of February 2014 03:16:49 PM
GWR steam locomotive - station pilot, or standby to replace a 'failed' locomotive on an 'up' express to London

MB
Saturday 18th of January 2014 04:49:42 PM
Commonly refered to as the "Up Line Pilot"

Nowy Paul
Saturday 15th of February 2014 05:23:16 PM
Southern Railway/Southern Region signalbox

MB
Saturday 18th of January 2014 04:47:52 PM

MB
Saturday 18th of January 2014 04:46:52 PM
Reading Main Line East [commonly refered to as East Main].

Nowy Paul
Saturday 15th of February 2014 03:12:33 PM

MB
Saturday 18th of January 2014 04:46:15 PM

MB
Saturday 18th of January 2014 04:45:45 PM
Reading West Goods.

Nowy Paul
Saturday 15th of February 2014 03:13:58 PM
Caversham Road - a tramway route

MB
Saturday 18th of January 2014 04:45:15 PM
Not by this date. Reading replaced trams with trolleybuses which began to run on Saturday 18th July 1936. The last tram ran on 20th May 1939.

Nowy Paul
Saturday 15th of February 2014 03:08:20 PM
GWR Churchward or Collett 2-6-0 behind 'Cordon' wagon

MB
Saturday 18th of January 2014 04:44:24 PM
GWR 'Cordon' gas tank wagon - built to supply gas for providing lighting in coaching stock

MB
Saturday 18th of January 2014 04:43:35 PM
Southern Railway 2-6-0 with a train for Redhill

MB
Saturday 18th of January 2014 04:40:29 PM
Steam locomotive - a GWR large prairie (2-6-2T) tank engine

MB
Saturday 18th of January 2014 04:39:37 PM