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

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

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L1082. Manning Wardle & Co. 'K' class 0-6-0 saddletank locomotive, PENN, No. 1539 built in 1902. This contractors' locomotive is pictured with her crew and a number of navvies at work on the Great Western and Great Central Railways' joint line at Denham, Buckinghamshire, circa 1903. This section (Northolt Junction to High Wycombe) of the 'Alternative Route' was built by the contractor, Pauling & Co.
PublisherLeicestershire County Council
Contributor
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1903
TypePhotographs - Black and White
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 161mm
IdentifierNewton - CL 83
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 - Denham, Buckinghamshire (O.S. Ref: 504500 186700)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1903
RightsLeicestershire County Council