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Jubilee 45596 Bahamas at Crewe
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No: 9953   Contributor: Marcel Gommers / John Southall   Year: 2000   Manufacturer: North British Locomotive Co.   Country: England
Jubilee 45596 Bahamas at Crewe

5XP Jubilee 45596 Bahamas at Crewe Heritage Centre. Sporting North Wales Coast Express headboard.
Built by North British in 1935 works number 24154.
picture #7107 in Haworth yard on the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway.
An appeal for donations to fund her overhaul had just been made.
Picture added on 03 April 2011 at 11:14
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Crewe Heritage Centre, England
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Withdrawn from Stockport Edgeley by BR in July 1966, the double chimney modification in 1961 was the last British-designed modification made to any BR steam locomotive aimed at improving performance.
Bought for £3, 000 by local enthusiasts in 1967 and hauled across the Pennines for overhaul at Leeds by the Hunslet Engine Co.

Added by Peter Langsdale on 11 August 2011.
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