LNER 4-6-0's and prairies - MikeMorant
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LNER Thompson B1 class 4-6-0 no. 1272 at Stratford mpd. No. 1272 had entered serive on 29/12/47 and so the supplied date of "1947" is probably nonsense as is so often the case. Built by NBL, 1272's first alocated shed was Norwich Thorpe where she was BR branded in July 1949. rom 1953 61272 spent five years at former GC sheds and moved to 34A King;s Cross in October 1958 for a brief perod until her final ove to New englkand md in April 1959 where she remained until withdrawal on 3/1/65.
[Mike Morant collection]