York North locomotive depot, London & North Eastern Railway, 29 April 1942
York North locomotive depot, London & North Eastern Railway. A4 locomotive 4-6-2 no. 4469 'Sir Ralph Wedgwood' damaged beyond repair as a result of a German air raid during the Second World War, 29 April 1942. The damaged engine shed later became the Great Hall of the National Railway Museum.
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Saffron Walden railway sidings, looking east from Debden Road overbridge. At top
Saffron Walden railway sidings, looking east from Debden Road overbridge. At top left is the Great Eastern public house, with a Great Eastern Railway office. Signal box and station building and the South Road overbridge beyond the goods shed. Running line centre and up siding with mainly empty merchandise wagons. There are over 50 wagons in the yard.
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Kings Cross station, departure of the Coronation service, 1937
King's Cross station, Great Northern Railway. Looking into the station. A4 class locomotive number 4489 Dominion of Canada is about to depart the station with the trial run of the Coronation service, on 30 June 1937. A crowd has gathered to mark the occasion.
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