Doing a workshop clearance of a late model engineer’s workshop last week I found a few photos, from his days as a loco fitter at Stafford Road works. Most are uncaptioned, but date from 1950 to the early 1960’s when it closed.
The works was the northernmost workshop of the Great Western Railway. Originally locos were built here but it became a heavy repair shop and major depot, with up to 75 locos stationed here. A detailed history is available at The History Website.
Thanks for reading. Please like and subscribe for more random railways content. Follow me on Twitter and Youtube. If you would like to help me with a small donation towards producing more content please buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com/randomrailways
There’s also a wide range of my photos available on T shirts, mugs and lots more at Redbubble