LNWR locomotives - MikeMorant
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An LNWR double-headed express approaching Lichfield Low Level. The leading engine is Whale 'Renown' 4-4-0 no. 1957 Orion a 1917 Crewe rebuild of an 'Alfred the Great' class whilst the train engine is Bowen Cooke 'Prince of Wales' 4-6-0 no. 2063 Hibernia built in November 1915. 1957 would be renumbered to LMS 5148 and withdrawn in January 1928 whilst 2063 became 5679 in June 1927 and was withdrawn in May 1935.
[Mike Morant collection]