Thanks to its location in the lee of the Eildons, sunrise comes late to Melrose in the middle of winter and even at 10:20 on the bright morning of Saturday 4th January 1969, the station in still in shadow as BR Scottish Grand Tour No. 6, hauled by Brush Type 4 No. D1974, makes a brief stop there.

Location: Melrose

Company: Edinburgh and Hawick Railway (North British Railway)

Photographer: Bill Jamieson

Contact photographer: Bill Jamieson

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Date: 04/01/1969

Image number: 56933

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