'The Sherwood Forester' steam locomotive, Cumbria, c 1950s.
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'The Sherwood Forester' 4-6-0 steam locomotive No 46112 at Garsdale Station, Cumbria. This Royal Scot locomotive is seen here on the Settle to Carlisle line with a Glasgow-bound pasenger train. Photograph by Eric Treacy. Bishop Eric Treacy was often allowed special acces to area denied to many railway photographers. He also befriended many of the footplate crews, occasionally persuading them to create special smoke effects for the camera.