67012, Bicester South Junction, 1G24, 14th August 2013
Work has now commenced on the new chord at Bicester from what will become Bicester South Junction off the Chiltern Main Line to a new junction on the former Oxford to Cambridge line which will be named Gavray Junction (possibly!). Chiltern 67012 "A Shropshire Lad" is passing the site of the works with 1G24, the 10:45 from Marylebone to Birmingham Snow Hill at 11:28 on Wednesday 14th August 2013. The new curve will occupy the fenced off area across the field, the area in the foreground is a public footpath through the site. Digital Image No. IGMP0461.
Class 6767012A Shropshire LadBicester South CurveGeoff PlumbIGMP0461BicesterSouthJunction1G24140813