P72387 - Lydia, Evesham Vale Light Railway - Evesham Vale Light Railway

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Lydia, Evesham Vale Light Railway
"Lydia" heads for Country Park Halt, Evesham Vale Light Railway
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Date : 24th September, 2016
Photograph Reference : P72387
Camera : Sony A550
ISO : 400
Exposure Time : 1/1250sec
Aperture : F7.1
Focal Length : 16mm
Modifications : RAW modified


Taken at the occupation crossing next to "The Valley"'s south car park.  

This was the locomotives second working of the day.  However, the turntable at Twyford could not accommodate the locomotive, and so it could not be turned at the end of each working.   As a result, "Cromwell" would shunt the carriage stock out of Tywford station at the end of each working, releasing "Lydia" to run round; this meant that workings alternated between the locomotive running  forwards and running backwards.   
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