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Brownhills Bob on July 26, 2008

The expansion of the Trent Valley mainline from 2 tracks to 4 through the Tamworth triangle has been controversial and protracted; now nearly completed, all that remains is for the overhead line engineers to finish the electrification of the new lines - or knitting, as the railwaymen call it. This Windhoff catenery fitting train is affectionately known as a knitting machine, and it was proceeding to the worksite at a stately walking pace.

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  • Uploaded on July 26, 2008
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    by Brownhills Bob
    • Camera: Panasonic DMC-LX2
    • Taken on 2008/07/26 13:31:12
    • Exposure: 0.003s (1/400)
    • Focal Length: 25.20mm
    • F/Stop: f/7.100
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash