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

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

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L1077. Manning Wardle & Co. class 'K' saddletank locomotive (No. 1013), FRODSHAM, with two crew, circa 1897. The locomotive is pictured at work on Contract No. 3 (Aylestone to Rugby built by Topham, Jones & Railton) near Shawell, Leicestershire. The loco was built in 1887, and was originally owned by T. A. Walker of Ellesmere Port, Cheshire.
PublisherLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1897
TypePhotographs - Black and White
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 161mm
IdentifierNewton - CL 78
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 - Shawell, Leicestershire (O.S. Ref: 453100 278800)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council