GWR "City" Class no 3717 "City of Truro" at Upper Forge, Dean Forest Railway,
 27th June, 2010
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Lighting adjustments in PSP (2016)
I didn't have to wait quite as long for my next encounter with 3717, as less than a month later it visited the Dean Forest Railway for their "Severn & Wye 200th Anniversary event".   I had been looked for a good lineside position for a couple of years and this point near Upper Forge worked well (it's on a public footpath that runs next to the line at this point, and is also reasonably close enough to Norchard to make taking a tripod there not too difficult).   
The pilot locomotive just seen on the left was 5542, and the corresponding photograph will be seen later in the collection. 
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