4-4-0 locomotive No. 852 at Woodford, Northamptonshire

Photographed outside the shed at Woodford, this handsome engine is the 4-4-0 Class 11A main line locomotive No. 852, designed by Harry Pollitt in 1897 and later modified by John Robinson. Note the Great Central crest on the wheel splasher, and the tender brimming with coal in readiness for the journey that lay ahead. See on Route Map

Digital Reference: L2438
Creator: Newton, S. W. A. - circa 1905
Contributor: Leicestershire County Council
Type: Black and white
Format: 120mm, 162mm
Copyright: Leicestershire County Council
Source: S. W. A. Newton Collection - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland (copy of glass plate negative, part of S. W. A. Newton Collection)
Identifier: Newton - Y 2/23
OS Reference: 454300 253300