Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway Class 25
This is the 52044, a L&YR Class 25 0-6-0 steam locomotive. This class was introduced in 1876 and a total of 280 were built in total. Though withdrawal from service started in 1930 for this class some were kept running until 1959. This loc, the 52044 or L&YR 957 was preserved and even made it to the white screen in The Railway Children.
Photo © The Step Back Through Time Collection
Picture added on 15 November 2009 at 10:03