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Events and images from 1960

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Key Events from 1960

From the railway archiveAs part of their wind down of operations, The London Midland Region of British Railways withdraws through express trains on the London Extension. This leaves only a local and stopping service.
From the railway archiveS. W. A. Newton dies. His unique photographic record of the London Extension construction would soon be regarded as one of the most important collections of railway photographs anywhere in the world.

There are 5 records from 1960

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L1108
Former contractor's locomotive, SIR BERKELEY, at Byfield, Northamptonshire.
Former contractor's locomotive, SIR BERKELEY, at Byfield, Northamptonshire.
L1763
Viaduct and generator house, Jarvis Street, Leicester
Viaduct and generator house, Jarvis Street, Leicester
L2626
Station improvements underway at Stoke Mandeville
Station improvements underway at Stoke Mandeville
L2628
Great Missenden Station, Buckinghamshire
Great Missenden Station, Buckinghamshire
L3523
Thompson Class 04/8 at Sheffield Darnall Shed
Thompson Class 04/8 at Sheffield Darnall Shed