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Contractors' 0-4-0 saddletank locomotive, SUTTON.

Contractors' 0-4-0 saddletank locomotive, SUTTON.

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L1001. Manning Wardle & Co. 'E' class contractor's locomotive, 0-4-0 saddletank, SUTTON, No. 1016 of 1887. The locomotive is seen near Catesby in Northamptonshire when working on Contract No. 4 - the Rugby to Woodfood section constructed by T. Oliver & Sons. SUTTON originally worked on the Manchester Ship Canal contract before coming to assist in the construction of the Great Central's London Extension. The locomotive's driver stands with two of his colleagues around the gleaming engine.
PublisherLeicestershire County Council
Contributor
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1897
TypePhotographs - Black and White
Format
dimension.H - 118mm
IdentifierNewton - CL 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 - Catesby, Northamptonshire (O.S. Ref: 452900 259000)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council