SRL No 692 RCTS Great Eastern railtour No 70003 at Thetford 31st March 1962
A lovely composed shot showing the wonderful signal box at Thetford station. BR Britannia Class 4-6-2 No 70003 'John Bunyan' as backed on to the stock to take the participants of the RCTS Great Eastern Commemorative rail tour back to London Liverpool St station 31st March 1962. Built in 1883 by the GER the box closed in August 2012 and is now a Grade 11 listed building. Sadly recent photos show it in a neglected state.
Simon Lathlane Collection