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4-4-0 Metropolitan Railway locomotive, 'No. 58'

4-4-0 Metropolitan Railway locomotive, 'No. 58'

L1322. 4-4-0 'B' Class 'Metropolitan [tank] engine in West Hampstead station', photographed on 10th March 1897 (S. W. A. Newton's notes). 'No. 58' was one of 32 similar locomotives built by Beyer Peacock & Co. between 1879 and 1885. Note the destination board on the rear of the bunker and the locomotive's condensing apparatus' fitted to help reduce steam emmissions when working in the underground tunnels.
qkwLocomotive
alt_title
themesengineering achievements and industrial archaeology
subjectEngines - Steam engines
railway employees - engine crew
railway facilities - railway stations
railway locomotives - Vehicles
railway locomotives - tank engines
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - 1897-03-10
TypePhotographs - 
Photographic prints - black and white
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 161mm
IdentifierNewton - D 7/1
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 - West Hampstead, London
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
point - 1897-03-10
RightsLeicestershire County Council