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Midland Railway, Alfreton Road, Westhouses, 1966

View south from the minor-road bridge in Westhouses village. An 'Austerity' class heavy-freight engine, no. 90254, has a clear road and hurries through on a 'down' (i.e. northbound) class 8 freight-train. This engine was based at Wakefield (Yorkshire). The track occupied by the train, and that parallel on its left, are the 'slow' lines. Between these tracks and beside the waggon carrying pipes: th…