Contractors 0-6-0 saddletank locomotive, GOWY.

Manning Wardle & Co. 'K' class 0-6-0 saddletank, GOWY, No. 1119 of 1889. The locomotive is pictured with her two crew at Ashby Magna, Leicestershire, when at work on Contract No. 3 (Aylestone to Rugby), circa 1897. Note the contractor's nameplate on the side of the cab dated 1894, the year that work began on the London Extension. Before this, GOWY had been the property of T. A. Walker of Cornbrook Sidings in Lancashire. See on Route Map

Digital Reference: L1079
Creator: Newton, S. W. A. - circa 1897
Publisher: Leicestershire County Council
Type: Black and White
Format: 118mm, 161mm
Copyright: Leicestershire County Council
Source: S. W. A. Newton Collection - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland (part of S. W. A. Newton Collection, copy of glass plate negative)
Identifier: Newton - CL 80
OS Reference: 455400 290900