The Railway Works, Swindon, from the west

Aerofilms Ltd1954-03-29

Historic England

Historic England
London, United Kingdom

The mass of industrial buildings and rail track dominates this oblique view of Swindon's Railway Works.

When this photograph was taken in 1954, some six years had passed since the Great Western Railway and other railway companies had been nationalised to create the state-owned British Railways.

Historic England Archive EAW053783


  • Title: The Railway Works, Swindon, from the west
  • Creator: Aerofilms Ltd
  • Date Created: 1954-03-29
  • Rights: Copyright Historic England Archive. Aerofilms Collection
  • Medium: Photographic film negative

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