Evercreech


Prestleigh

The climb of the Mendips from the south starts soon after Evercreech Junction. By the time the train has crossed Prestiegh Viaduct, speed has reduced significantly as the engine struggles up the 1 in 50 slope.

   
. BR standard class 5 4-6-0 no 73054 has just crossed Prestleigh Viaduct. 17.10.64 .

Evercreech Junction

 
Standard class 4 4-6-0 number 75072 is photographed by gaslight while waiting at Evercreech Junction with a train from Bath. 13.11.65 . .
 
. . Arriving at Evercreech Junction from Bath, B.R. Standard 4MT 2-6-0 no.76057 passes through the goods yard. 5.9.64
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Updated 15-10-01