A train of steel flats climbs through Beamish towards Consett in February 1964 behind Q6 0-8-0 no 63455. Tyne Dock shed's allocation around this time included 16 of the hard working and reliable Q6s as well as 10 of the Westinghouse pump - fitted 9F 2-10-0s.
Company: North Eastern Railway
Photographer: Robin Barbour Collection (Courtesy Bruce McCartney)
Make contact: Robin Barbour Collection (Courtesy Bruce McCartney)
Image number: 23992