Class 47 on a merry go round train at Langham Junction which is between Melton Mowbray and Oakham.
Note the lower quadrant signal for the main line that was then still in use. There is a upper quadrant signal for the the slow line (goods Loop?) which is still in use in the photo below.
Two class 20s with 20047 and 20180 come out from the slow line at Langham Junction.
The wagons on this train have on left hand side
S.C.O.20305 (number of the first wagon)
And on the right hand side
British Steel Corporation
There are still 4 tracks between Oakham station and Lagham Junction signal box the two out side are goods loops. Langham junction signal box also controls a level crossing now with lifting barriers.
Between Melton Mowbray and Oakham pages
Next page is on Oakham