Interlude at Birmingham New Street

14th April 1975

was the date of the second Annual General Meeting of 'The Phoenix Railway Photographic Circle'. These photographs were taken on the station before leaving to attend the meeting.

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View throught New Street  looking West
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11.40 46012 arrives with a Plymouth to Liverpool train
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87032 arrives with  atrain from Wolverhampton to london Euston
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46 leaves the west end with a Newcastle to Bristol service
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87017 arrives at it's destination with a train from Glasgow
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45016 arrives at the west end with atrain from Plymouth to Edinburgh
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An emu approaches out of the gloom of the tunnel at the west end
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A class 45 leaves the west end with the Newcastle to Poole train.
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86 032 arrives at 11.10 with a Liverpool to Euston train
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47122 approaches through the tunnel at the east end with  train 1V73 which I think may have originated at London Paddington
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At the east end, 86 246 leaves with the 11.48 to Euston as a local dmu arrices
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47131 in the remains of it's original green livery sets off from the east end with a Cardiff to Leeds train
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31257 has just arrived  from Paddington and is running around it's train before heading back south.