Queen Mary on the footplate of No 4082 Windsor Castle, 1924
King George V and Queen Mary visited Swindon Works in April 1924. They arrived and departed on Windsor Castle. Charles Collett (Chief Mechanical Engineer) can be seen leaning out of the cab.
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4 6 0, Castle, King George V, Queen Mary, Royalty, Swindon, Windsor, Work
King Class Locomotive, No.6029, King Stephen
Built 1930, renamed King Edward VIII in 1936. 4-6-0 type. Last of the King Class locomotives
4 6 0, 6029, King, Stephen
No 40, North Star, c1909
Star Class locomotive, built 1906. Seen here with the a 4-6-0 wheel arrangement. The wheel arrangement was changed from 4-4-2 to 4-6-0 in 1909. It was also renumbered 4000 in 1912.
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4 6 0, North, Star