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'Princes Margaret Rose', steam locomotive, Westmoreland, 1936.

Earley, Maurice

'Princes Margaret Rose', steam locomotive, Westmoreland, 1936.
3 3 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 25cm


Photograph by Maurice Earley showing the 'Princes Margaret Rose', steam locomotive No 6203, on the West Coast Main Line, Lune Gorge, Westmoreland (now Cumbria), 29 July 1936. This London Midland & Scottish (LMS) 'Princes Royal' clas locomotive is picking up water from Dillicar troughs (or water troughs) after climbing up to Shap summit with the southbound 'Mid-day Scot'. Water troughs were installed at various locations so that locomotives could pick up water without stopping.

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