'Queen Empress' steam locomotive, Whitmore, Staffordshire, 24 June 1895.
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A N19 class 2-4-2 locomotive number 2054 'Queen Empress' with a passenger train en route from London to Glasgow. This LNWR (London & North Western Railway) owned locomotive worked the 400-mile West Coast service. From the Crewe Collection of silver gelatin glass negatives, featuring locomotives, workshops, personalities and events of the LNWR and the London Midland & Scottish Railway, from 1875 to 1933.