GNR locomotives - MikeMorant
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LNER Gresley designed J50/4 class 0-6-0T no. 8979 at Doncaster in 1947. 8979, its 1946 number, had entered LNER service as no. 600 in November 1938 and wouldn't receive its BR number until August 1952 whilst allocated to Mexborough. Withdrawal came at Hornsey in February 1961.
[Mike Morant collection]

LNER8979DoncasterSRA150911