70013, Oliver Cromwell, a BR Standard Class 7 –  Britannia Class – steam locomotive passing through Craven Arms Station heading towards Shrewsbury on 25 November 2017.

This picture also form part of the Township Project – a focus on Craven Arms, Shropshire.

About Township…

The Township Protect is a record of the changes and evolution of the Shropshire town of Craven Arms (once known as Newton Township) – subtle changes – human change, changes in nature and the changing of the seasons…

Out of familiarity comes nuance. The more you revisit a subject the more you’re likely to discover…
Photographer Ray Metzker

*These images represent and uncurated collection of images. At the end of the project, I will curate a collection of photographs that, when considered together, best represent the project.


All images © W N BISHOP