NBR steam locomotive, late 19th-early 20th century.
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North British Railway 4-6-0 locomotive number 874. The NBR company was formed in 1842, and its first line between Glasgow and Edinburgh opened in 1846. The company served southern Scotland and parts of Northumberland. It was amalgamated into the London & North Eastern Railway in 1923.