The location is Whissendine, between Melton Mowbray and Oakham on the Leicester to Peterborough line. The signalman in the MR box watches the photogra

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Avalon/Construction Photography / Alamy Stock Photo
Image ID: P670HN
The location is Whissendine, between Melton Mowbray and Oakham on the Leicester to Peterborough line. The signalman in the MR box watches the photographer record a Stanier 8F 2-8-0 with a Down rake of mineral empties on 11th July 1964. In spite of the date the tightness of the telegraph wires suggests cold weather.