Mid-Hants "End of Southern Steam" Galas, part 2

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Tom Kingsley

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With all the emphasis on Bulleid Pacifics from the end of steam on the Southern Region of British Rail back in 1967 and the events this year to commemorate that time, the other locomotives which were there are sometimes forgotten. Our second scene from the five days of the Mid-Hants Watercress Line's gala event makes an attempt to right this slight on the "others" as it shows the visiting Standard class 4 tank no. 80078 approaching and stopping at Medstead & Four Marks station with an up train. Usually there is little opportunity to film from the north side of the station in full sunshine, except in the late afternoon in mid summer.

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