The Breedon cement works at Dewsbury sees regular deliveries which arrive early in the morning.The Tarmac stone terminal is located on the same short branch, but only receives occasional deliveries which are scheduled to arrive in the early afternoon to ensure the branch is clear, the cement empties having left earlier. After a delivery of stone to Dewsbury from Rylstone Quarry on Monday 16 July 2019, the empty train catches the low evening sun as it enters Horbury Cutting behind GB Railfreight Class 66/7 No. 66741 Swanage Railway as train 6D30 bound for Hexthorpe Yard. Derek Holmes
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