SRL No 691 RCTS Great Eastern railtour 31st March 1962 No 65567+70003 at Thetford
RCTS Great Eastern Commemorative rail tour 31st March 1962. Holden J17 Class 0-6-0 No 65567 looks in top condition having worked in from Norwich Thorpe. It had taken over from the Brit which had worked in from London Liverpool St station early in the morning. 70003 in the background is now ready to work back to London once the J17 is out of the way. In the days when the passengers had freedom to roam on the track to capture shots like these.
Simon Lathlane Collection