Painting by F Moore reproduced by 'The Railway Magazine', with the inscription: 'Birmingham two-hour and North Expres at Hatton Summit, GWR. Four-cylinder 4-6-0 Engine, no 6001 'King Edward VII'. The Great Western Railway (GWR) introduced its 'King' clas of expres locomotives, designed by Charles Benjamin Collett, in 1927. F Moore was the collective name of a studio of artists who produced many paintings and painted photographs of steam locomotives, prior to the advent of colour photography.
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