A fine Spring day in June 1959 bears witness to the Up “Cornish Riviera” headed by
Castle Class 4-6-0 5028 Llantilio Castle, running off Brunel’s ‘magnificent’ Royal
Albert Bridge spanning the River Tamar from Cornwall into Devon.
1959 was the centenary year of the bridge and it was floodlit throughout the summer.
5028 will come off the train at Plymouth Station to be replaced, usually, by a King