Train at Lofthouse, 1963.
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Passenger train, hauled by a B1 class 4-6-0 locomotive number 61024 'Addax' at Lofthouse, West Yorkshire, by Eric Treacy. At this time steam traction was being phased out in favour of diesel and electric locomotives. Workers at locomotive depots were having to learn how to service these new types of traction.