Grime bedecked LNER Gresley J39/2 class 0-6-0 no. 4916 drags a hefty Up goods train through Northallerton station. 4916 was a Darlington engine at the time this was taken and would be BR branded in November 1948 a month before moving to West Hartlepool mpd. That was followed by a spell at Heaton and then Alnmouth culminating in withdrawal there in August 1961. Cutting up was undertaken at Inverurie works during the following month.
[Mike Morant collection]