Beeston Tor, Leek & Manifold Light Railway

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Date:1910 - 1920 (c.)

Description:A packed passenger train with two locomotives has halted at Beeston Tor Station on its way north along the Leek and Manifold Light Railway . The line, which opened in 1904, closed in 1934, and the track was lifted in 1937. In the background is the limestone cliff of Beeston Tor can be seen in the background. This area is now part of the Peak District National Park.

Photographer: William Blake of Longton.

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Creators: Mr William Blake - Creator

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Source: The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

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