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Contractors' 0-6-0 tank locomotive, BROUGHTON.

Contractors' 0-6-0 tank locomotive, BROUGHTON.

L1009. Manning Wardle & Co. 'M' class 0-6-0 tank locomotive, BROUGHTON, No. 1062 of 1888. BROUGHTON was something of a novelty amongst the Great Central contractor's engines as it had side tanks as opposed to the more familiar saddle tank. It is seen near Charwelton, Northamptonshire in the vicinity of Catesby Tunnel on 21st April 1897 when working on Contract No. 4; the section of line between Rugby and Woodford constructed by T. Oliver & Son. The loco's crew is made up of two men and two boys.
PublisherLeicestershire County Council
Contributor
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - 1897-04-21
TypePhotographs - Black and White
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.H - 161mm
IdentifierNewton - CL 9
SourceS. W. A. Newton Collection - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
LanguageEN
Relationpart of - S. W. A. Newton Collection
copy of - glass plate negative
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Charwelton, Northamptonshire (O.S. Ref: 527300 182700)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
point - 1847-04-21
RightsLeicestershire County Council