40646, Leighton Buzzard, 14th April 1962
LMS 2P 4-4-0 No. 40646 had earlier worked the SLS "Tour of Seven Branch Lines" railtour from Birmingham New Street to Northampton Castle, then in conjunction with 2-6-2T 40026 to Bedford via Olney. 40026 then continued solo via Shefford to Hitchin. Preserved GNR 0-6-0ST No. 1247 then took the train on to Hatfield via Hertford North. From Hitchin 1247 continued to Luton Bute Street where 40646 took over the train once again, running through Dunstable North to Leighton Buzzard where it is seen waiting the road north for the return trip to Birmingham New Street. 17:45, Saturday 14th April 1962. B&W Neg No. 72.