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

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

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L1037. Hunslet Engine Co. 0-6-0 saddletank, GIBBON, No. 545 of 1891. The locomotive is seen near Catesby in Northamptonshire when working on Contract No. 4 (Rugby to Woodford) built by T. Oliver & Son between 1894 and 1899. The locomotive was one of the few to have a fully enclosed cab. The five figures in the photograph consist of the locomotives crew and navvies.
PublisherLeicestershire County Council
Contributor
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1897
TypePhotographs - Black and White
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 161mm
IdentifierNewton - CL 36
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: 452559 259385)
period - circa 1897
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
RightsLeicestershire County Council