The photo id for this photograph is 799, in the Miscellaneous album.


This is Pickfords transporting part of the Electric Shovel to B.L.I. at Tunstead, finding themselves in a spot of bother under the Viaduct in Buxton, Dukes Drive.

Photograph added 14th January 2014


Comment 1

Left by Tom Pepper on the 2nd August 2015

What were they doing up Dukes Drive if they were heading for Tunstead, were they following a Sat Nav!!

Comment 2

Left by Alan Boothby on the 4th August 2015

Tom is right, what was it doing on Dukes Drive, surely Dale Road and Spring Gardens were open in those days. It had to be after 1921 as that model of Scammell wasn't built before that date.

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