Gresley rebuild of Holden designed and Beardmore built B12 4-6-0 no. 61558 with BRITISH RAILWAYS in full on the tender at the Ipswich end of Colchester mpd with part of the shed's breakdown train behind the loco. 61558 was a Colchester engine from 1948 to 1953 altough there is no evidence of a shed plate on the smokebox door. 61558 would be withdrawn at Cambridge mpd in April 1959.
[Mike Morant collection]