Preston Station Gallery

Archive photos (up to 1999)


44874 @ Courtaulds Friday 2 August 1968 - The very last steam-hauled train up the branch.

44874 is pictured here at Courtaulds on 2nd August 1968. This was the very last steam loco to traverse the branch, which was closed beyond Skeffington Road in Preston, very shortly after this date.

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