Old Photos of Witham

Train with diesel engine, on main line near Half Hides

Taken: 1954-1965, Ref: M2231

Train pulled by diesel engine, one of the first type, big engines. On extreme left is nissen hut for seed trial grounds. Behind it is Half Hides farm. John Newman advised that diesels probably arrived in the late 1950.

PhotographerJohn Scott-Mason
Date taken1954-1965
SourceScott-Mason, John. 29 Homefield Road, Witham, CM8 2NS. He took the photo. Reproduced with the permission of Adam Scott-Mason.
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