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

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

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L1059. Manning Wardle & Co. 'F' class 0-4-0 contractor's saddletank locomotive, GUSTON, No. 716 of 1878. It was photographed at rest with her three crew near Cosby Hill Bridge at Cosby in Leicestershire, circa 1897. At the time of photography, GUSTON was working on Contract No. 3 (Aylestone to Rugby), being built by Topham, Jones & Railton.
PublisherLeicestershire County Council
Contributor
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1897
TypePhotographs - Black and White
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 161mm
IdentifierNewton - CL 59
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 - Cosby, Leicestershire (O.S. Ref: 455765 293140)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council