LMS Route: Trent Valley Line
Shilton Station: lnwr_shil1115
LNWR 4-6-0 No 808, a Claughton class locomotive, is seen at
the head of a down North Wales express service approaching Shilton station
circa 1919-23. Built at Crewe works in April 1920 No 808 was renumbered by the
LMS as No 5985 in May 1927 and remained in service until July 1932 when it was
withdrawn to be rebuilt as Patriot class locomotive No 5503.
An original photograph by Henry L Salmon