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J39 No. 64715 and A4, No. 60029 - WOODCOCK at Nottingham Victoria.

J39 No. 64715 and A4, No. 60029 - WOODCOCK at Nottingham Victoria.

L3174. On 24th April 1957, Ian Allen Publishing ran a 'Trains Illustrated' special from Paddington to Doncaster, returning over the London Extension to Marylebone. On the return run, A4 4-6-2, No. 60029, WOODCOCK, failed and had to be removed from the train at Nottingham Victoria. Here we can see the stricken locomotive being shunted out of the way by the station pilot - Gresley designed J39 0-6-0, No. 64715.
qkwJ39 class 0-6-0 and A4 class 4-6-2
alt_title
themessocio-economic context
subjectrailway coaches - bogie coaches
Railway Companies - British Railways
railway facilities - semaphore signals
railway journeys - Excursion trains
railway locomotives - steam locomotives
railway stations - platforms
railways - railway tracks
Publisher
ContributorColes, B.
Creatorpersonalname - Coles, B.
Datecreation - 1957-04-24
TypePhotographs - Black and White
Formatdimension.H - 100mm
dimension.W - 152mm
IdentifierK 4
SourceColes, B.
LanguageEN
Relationpart of - B. Coles Collection
copy of - Original Negative
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Nottingham Victoria, Nottingham (O.S. Ref: 457300 340400)
point - 1957-04-24
RightsColes, B.