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Contractors' 0-6-0 saddletank locomotive, '15'.

Contractors' 0-6-0 saddletank locomotive, '15'.

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L1022. 0-6-0 saddletank, '15', of Manning Wardle & Co. origin. The locomotive (No. 1145 of 1890) is seen with its crew when working on the section from Northolt to Neasden on the Great Western & Great Central Joint line. It is seen running bunker first in a cutting near Wembley, with Oakington Farm in the background. The locomotive was working for T. Oliver & Son who built this section of line between 1901 and 1905, and has the characteristic dumb buffers and open footplate. The photograph was taken on 21st May 1902.
PublisherLeicestershire County Council
Contributor
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - 1902-05-21
TypePhotographs - Black and White
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 161mm
IdentifierNewton - CL 22
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 - Oakington Farm, Wembley, Middlesex (O.S. Ref: 518900 186200)
point - 1902-05-21
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
RightsLeicestershire County Council