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Ponferrada Villablino 2-6-2T no. 8 "Ponferrada"

Ponferrada Villablino 2-6-2T no. 8

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Caption - The metre gauge coal hauling Ponferrada Villablino Railway in northern Spain received ten of these 2-6-2Ts when the line was opened in 1919. No. 8 "Ponferrada" (Baldwin 52682/19) is seen shunting the yard at Ponferrada in August 1978. In addition to coal traffic, a daily passenger service ran the length of the railway.

Country - Spain   Date - 1978   General Photo - 545

Photographer - Lou Johnson

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