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Contractors' 0-6-0 saddletank locomotive, NEWCASTLE.

Contractors' 0-6-0 saddletank locomotive, NEWCASTLE.

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L1055. Hudswell Clarke & Co. 0-6-0 contractor's saddletank locomotive, NEWCASTLE, No. 237 of 1882, pictured with her crew and a team of navvies at Culworth, Northamptonshire in 1896. Newcastle-upon-Tyne was the base of Walter Scott & Co., the firm who built this stretch of the railway (Contract No. 5, Woodford to Brackley). Note the engine's outside cylinders - unusual among the contractors' locomotives working on the London Extension.
PublisherLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - 1896
TypePhotographs - Black and White
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 161mm
IdentifierNewton - CL 55
SourceS. W. A. Newton Collection - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
Relationpart of - S. W. A. Newton Collection
copy of - glass plate negative
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Culworth, Northamptonshire (O.S. Ref: 456800 246900)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - 1896
RightsLeicestershire County Council