Ex-works rebuilt Bulleid Battle of Britain pacific No. 34088 213 Squadron gingerly negotiates the curve through Smitham station whilst hauling the Derby Day royal train from Victoria to Tattenham Corner on 29/5/63. The stock consisted of royal saloon no. 396 and three Pullman cars: NIOBE, AQUILA & ISLE OF THANET.
[Slide taken by Mike Morant]