Created 6-Sep-17
Modified 6-Sep-17
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An important little town and an important junction on the west coast main railway line. In the 19th century it became a railway town with a large ironworks close to the centre of th town. Its railway station featured in the film "Brief Encounter" a David Lean film (1945) featuring Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson and is now acafe and visitor centre.

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HRS 718A Carnforth, Steamtown 1971 (1 of 2)

HRS 718A Carnforth, Steamtown 1971 (1 of 2)

HRS 718B Carnforth, Steamtown 1971 (2of 2)

HRS 718B Carnforth, Steamtown 1971 (2of 2)

HRS 1959 Carnforth Steamtown 1970

HRS 1959 Carnforth Steamtown 1970

HRS 8460 Carnforth, River Keer

HRS 8460 Carnforth, River Keer

HRS 8461 Carnforth, River Keer

HRS 8461 Carnforth, River Keer

HRS 8462 Carnforth, slag tips cave 1920

HRS 8462 Carnforth, slag tips cave 1920

HRS 8463 Carnforth, slag cave close up

HRS 8463 Carnforth, slag cave close up

HRS 8464 Carnforth, slag cave

HRS 8464 Carnforth, slag cave

HRS 8465 Carnforth, Calcite dog-tooth spar general shot 1920 res L1160874

HRS 8465 Carnforth, Calcite dog-tooth spar general shot 1920 res L1160874

HRS 8466 Carnforth, Calcite, dog-tooth spar close up

HRS 8466 Carnforth, Calcite, dog-tooth spar close up