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Ex-LNER A4 class 4-6-2, 60014 - SILVER LINK at Marylebone.

Ex-LNER A4 class 4-6-2, 60014 - SILVER LINK at Marylebone.

L3170. On 12th May 1956, Ian Allen Publishing ran a special train over the London Extension to Doncaster. The locomotive used was A4 class 4-6-2, No. 60014 - SILVER LINK which had been brought in for the occasion from its usual base at Kings Cross. The immaculate locomotive, sister to the record-breaking MALLARD, stands at Marylebone awaiting departure with a rake of Pullman stock.
qkwA4 class 4-6-2 locomotive
alt_title
themessocio-economic context
subjectrailway coaches - Pullman cars
Railway Companies - British Railways
railway journeys - Excursion trains
railway locomotives - steam locomotives
railway stations - platforms
railways - railway tracks
Publisher
ContributorColes, B.
Creatorpersonalname - Coles, B.
Datecreation - 1956-05-12
TypePhotographs - Black and White
Formatdimension.H - 100mm
dimension.W - 152mm
IdentifierH 1
SourceColes, B.
LanguageEN
Relationpart of - B. Coles Collection
copy of - Original Negative
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Marylebone Station, London (O.S. Ref: 527500 182300)
point - 1956-05-12
RightsColes, B.