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

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

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L1076. 0-6-0 Contractor's saddletank locomotive, FLORENCE, with her two crew at work on Contract No. 4 (Rugby to Woodford built by T. Oliver & Son) at Catesby, Northamptonshire, circa 1897. The locomotive was built by Black Hawthorn (No. 466) in 1878. Note the outside cylinders - unusual on the London Extension contractors' locomotives, and the dumb buffers fitted for shunting.
PublisherLeicestershire County Council
Contributor
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1897
TypePhotographs - Black and White
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 161mm
IdentifierNewton - CL 77
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)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council