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Saturday, 20 June 2020

Early TR

The photos below are probably by Alan Thompson 

Up to 1976, public open / steaming days were held around Marley Hill shed.
Cochrane with the 'glass carriage' & No.21 around 1975
Malleable No.5 (now at Beamish) in steam, with No.21 behind.
No.38 being hauled from MH shed by Malleable & No.21 on 30 June 1976
Cochrane giving rides with MH pit as a backdrop; the campsite was for opencast & reclamation workers
The photos above are probably by Alan Thompson; more Early Days photos on TR Flickr.

The 'glass carriage' in use as a mobile pay office at Dorman Long in the 1960s

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