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4-4-0 locomotive No. 852 at Woodford, Northamptonshire

4-4-0 locomotive No. 852 at Woodford, Northamptonshire

L2438. Photographed outside the shed at Woodford, this handsome engine is the 4-4-0 Class 11A main line locomotive No. 852, designed by Harry Pollitt in 1897 and later modified by John Robinson. Note the Great Central crest on the wheel splasher, and the tender brimming with coal in readiness for the journey that lay ahead.
qkw4-4-0 Main Line Passenger Engine
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themesengineering achievements and industrial archaeology
subjectEngines - Steam engines
Railway Companies - Great Central Railway
railway employees - Locomotive crew
railway facilities - engine sheds
railway locomotives - main line locomotives
Vehicles - railway locomotives
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1905
TypePhotographs - Black and white
Formatdimension.H - 120mm
dimension.W - 162mm
IdentifierNewton - Y 2/23
SourceS. W. A. Newton Collection - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
LanguageEN
Relationcopy of - glass plate negative
part of - S. W. A. Newton Collection
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Woodford, Northamptonshire (O.S. Ref: 454300 253300)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1905
RightsLeicestershire County Council