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Contractors' 0-4-0 saddletank locomotive, RUBY.

Contractors' 0-4-0 saddletank locomotive, RUBY.

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L1078. 0-4-0 contractors' saddletank locomotive, RUBY, pictured with her two crew at work on Contract No. 4 (Rugby to Woodford built by T. Oliver & Son) in Rugby, Warwickshire, circa 1897. The loco was built by the Hunslet Engine Co. of Leeds (Works No. 104) in 1874. The locomotive's original owner was Mountsorrel Granite Co. of Leicestershire where it carried the name PIXEY.
PublisherLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1897
TypePhotographs - Black and White
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 161mm
IdentifierNewton - CL 79
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 - Rugby, Warwickshire (O.S. Ref: 451800 276700)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council