The smoke box on the locomotive has been remodelled, the work on this was carried out at Tyseley in late April, forming the characterise sloping smoke box prior to it been restreamedlined. The locomotive had also been painted, on the left hand side, in black livery of the LMS. The occasion was the sponsors day held at the BRM, Tyseley, for the re streamlining of the Duchess of Hamilton an appeal ran by the magazine 'Steam Railway'. The invited sponsors were those who had donated £150.00 plus to the appeal.
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