RailPictures.Net Photo: 5080 Defiant Great Western Railway Steam 4-6-0 at Bury, Lancashire, United Kingdom by Steve Armitage
 
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Great Western Railway (more..)
Steam 4-6-0 (more..)
About 1/4 mile out of Bury heading for Ramsbottom (more..)
Bury, Lancashire, United Kingdom (more..)
September 07, 1996
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5080 Defiant (more..)
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Steve Armitage (more..)
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This pleasant little footpath that meandered almost into the heart of Bury has now all but disappeared to encroaching urbanisation. It has been a casualty of the ghastly 'tin shed' syndrome that creeps like a rash across once characterful towns and cities. How sad that simple pleasures such as the glimpse of a passing train are likely to be viewed by future generations whilst surrounded by fast food 'restaurants' or 'supermarkets R us' or something equally uplifting. I'm on a soapbox again!
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