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42765 at Bury Bolton Street station
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No: 3085   Contributor: John Southall   Year: 2003   Manufacturer: BR Crewe   Country: England
42765 at Bury Bolton Street station

At the East Lancs Railway Gala on 25th January 2003 ex LMS 5MT 2-6-0 42765 is backing onto it's train at Bury Bolton Street station.
She was built at Crewe in 1927 and preserved in 1978.
Still operational 42765 is usually to be found on the East Lancs Railway.
Picture added on 20 February 2008
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had a couple of these at 8H worst locos ever designed you where better off firing these when you were seasick

Added by Sinders on 26 November 2008.
Commonly called "Crabs"; 245 were built and two survive.

Added by Peter Langsdale on 27 November 2008.
they were called crab, s because they spent more time lashing sideways than going forwards

Added by Sinders on 27 November 2008.
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