locomotive worksplate

Made:
1906 in Leeds
maker:
The Hunslet Engine Company Limited

Locomotive Worksplate, "The Hunslet Engine Co Ltd Leeds No 901 - 1906", brass, oval, 2-6-2T outside cylinder 1ft 11.5in gauge "Russell", to North Wales Narrow Gauge Railway, 1922 NWNGR became Welsh Highland Railway, loan to Festiniog Railway 1934-1937 as No. 12, to Brymbo Steel Co Hook Norton in 1942, to Pike Bros, Fayle & Co Ltd, Norden Clay Mines Dorset in 1948, preserved by Birmingham Railway Club (display at Talyllyn), Hunslet Engine Co rebuilt 1969, now at Portmadoc.

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Details

Category:
Locomotives and Rolling Stock Components
Object Number:
1978-8304
type:
works plate
taxonomy:
  • vehicles and vehicle components
  • vehicle component
  • identity plate
credit:
British Rail, Historical Relics
status:
Permanent collection

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