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0-6-0 Main line engine No. 496 at Wakefield

0-6-0 Main line engine No. 496 at Wakefield

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L2364. 0-6-0 No. 496, a main line engine of the Manchester, Sheffield & Lincolnshire Railway (later Great Central Railway) at rest with her crew at Wakefield, Yorkshire, circa 1896. Affectionately nicknamed 'Bulldogs', these 6C heavy goods locomotives were designed by Charles Sacre, this one being built around 1880.
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1896
TypePhotographs - Black and white
Formatdimension.H - 112mm
dimension.W - 162mm
IdentifierNewton - V 5/9
SourceS. W. A. Newton Collection - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
LanguageEN
Relationcopy of - glass plate negative
part of - S. W. A. Newton Collection
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Wakefield, Yorkshire (O.S. Ref: 433200 420200)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland
period - circa 1896
RightsLeicestershire County Council