'Windsor Castle and South Western Railway', 19th century.
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A view of a locomotive travelling past Windsor Castle on the South Western Railway. Windsor Castle was built over 900 years ago by William the Conqueror (1027-1087) and sits above the river Thames and near Saxon hunting grounds. In 2003 Windsor Castle was still a royal residence and the largest occupied castle in the world. Published by Kershaw and Son, London.