Old Photos of Witham

Steam locomotive under the Collingwood Road railway bridge

Taken: 1954-1960, Ref: M2255

Britannia steam locomotive, number 70038 pulling train, approaching station under the Collingwood Road railway bridge, with iron parapet before it was widened in early 1960 (see photo M424). There was another signal box just behind the middle arch. Pinkham’s glove factory just visible under right hand arch.

PhotographerJohn Scott-Mason
Date taken1954-1960
SourceScott-Mason, John. 29 Homefield Road, Witham, CM8 2NS. He took the photo. Reproduced with the permission of Adam Scott-Mason.
RestrictionsIf you wish to use this photo, please acknowledge the photographer, the late John Scott-Mason
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