Built 1867 and Still Going Strong

Transport - Rail


Year: 1937         Item #: 1759         Views: 5,249         Comments: No Comments.

Built 1867 and Still Going Strong

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Ex Midland Railway Double-framed 2-4-0 built at Derby Works to the designs of Matthew Kirtley. There were 22 of this class, which had 6'-3" driving wheels and were originally built for the newly-opened main line from Bedford to St. Pancras. Four only of these engines now remain.
Source: LMS Magazine, March 1937