31806, ?, 3612 & 42765 or 42859, Barry scrapyward, Christmas Eve 1972. Class U 2-6-0 31806 arrived at Barry in 1964, and left in 1976 for the Mid Hants Rly, where it steamed in 1980, and where it was being overhauled in 2010. Behind it are two 5700 class 0-6-0PTs. The nearer is unidentified but behind is 3612, which arrived at Barry in 1965 and left in 1978 for the Severn Valley Rly where it was dismantled for spare parts. The LMS 2-6-0 Crabs both arrived at Barry in 1967. In 1978 42765 moved to the Keighley & Worth Valley Rly; in 2010 it was being overhauled on the East Lancashire Rly. 42859 left in 1986 and in 2010 was at the Binbrook Technical Park in Lincolnshire, still unrestored. Unidentified Bulleid Pacifics and a BR 2-6-4T at right complete the scene. Photo by Les Tindall.
Barry scrapyard photos318063612Steam locomotiveGWR5700 classLMS6P5F classCrab