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Title: Group of railway men in station yard
Date guide:
c 1910 

 

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Group of railway men in station yard

Description: Steam train in the background
Keywords:
transport people groups industry buildings


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That is Jack Barrow of Skipton in the last row third from right
Added by: A. Rowley - 28 Jun 04
My great grandfather named Lambert was a driver in 1906 I always wondered if he was one of these workers there are no photos to my knowledge
Added by: e atkinson - 25 Jul 04
My g.grandfather Edward Swindlehurst was a driver at Skipton at this time. I have not got any photo of him but suspect that he could be the man on the far right seated row. Can anyone name these men please.
Added by: Chris Swindlehurst - 25 Aug 04
The first seated man on the left of the photo (middle row) is Edward Beasley, engine driver I think that the man standing in the back row, last right is Mr Fry, engine driver.
Added by: Harry Cook - 7 Sep 04
The young lad third from the right in the back row is Jack Barrow of Airedale Terrace, Skipton, who worked at the engine sheds up until they closed.
Added by: A. R. Rowley - 4 Oct 04
This photo is obviously taken outside the engine sheds and not in the station yard as stated. My grandfather, Arthur Booth, was a signalman at Skipton station box at this time.
Added by: John Booth - 21 Sep 07
My Grandfather Charles Lawson, was an Engine Driver at this time, based in Skipton.
Added by: Graeme Lawson - 28 Oct 13
Top row 3rd from the right is my great uncle Jack Barrow, Dr RG Rowleys uncle
Added by: pam rowley - 30 Sep 15
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