61361, Melton Mowbray North, 21st July 1962
From the Geoff Plumb Collection of original slides. Nicely clean LNER B1 Class 4-6-0 No. 61361 pulls away from Melton Mowbray North (or Joint) station with a summer Saturday excursion train from Leicester Belgrave Road to either Skegness or Mablethorpe, here runnning on the GNR & LNWR Joint Line. The station had closed to normal passenger services from 7th December 1953 but summer specials continued until September 1962. Saturday 21st July 1962. Photo by D.E. White. CollectSlide No. 29368.