East Coast express Power - MikeMorant
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LNER Gresley A1 pacific no. 2564 Knight of Thistle. 2564 was built by NBL in Glagow and entered LNER service in July 1924 BR branding as no. 60065 in July 1948 whilst allocated to Haymarket. The ensuing years saw Knight of Thistle move from Scotland to King's Cross in July 1950 and being shuffled around the E region ending up at New England where she would be withdrawn in January 1964.
There's no data with this negative. The train comprises 12 coaches and tehr's a banking engine that's evidently working hard. Any ideas?
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