Tyne Dock MPD

Q7 0-8-0 no 63473 standing in the yard alongside 52H Tyne Dock shed in March 1960. These powerful locomotives were eventually displaced on the Tyne Dock - Consett workings in the late 1950s following arrival of new BR Standard class 9F 2-10-0s. One example - no 63460 - has been preserved and is on display inside North Road Museum, Darlington see image 18893.

Location: Tyne Dock MPD

Company: North Eastern Railway

Photographer: Robin Barbour Collection (Courtesy Bruce McCartney)

Contact photographer: Robin Barbour Collection (Courtesy Bruce McCartney)

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Date: 26/03/1960

Image number: 27829