Electrification at Pilmoor, 1989.
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Workers carrying out electrification work on the East Coast Main Line at Pilmoor, North Yorkshire, by Chris Hogg, 22 February 1989. Railway workers erecting catenary wires, which carry the current to power electric locomotives. Construction work on this section of the line was contracted out to Balfour Beatty. The East Coast Main Line is one of the main railway routes between England and Scotland.