LMS Route: Rugby to Tamworth
Tamworth Station: lnwr_tam1252
Ex-LNWR 7F 0-8-0 G2a class No 9278 is seen on the fast line
at the head of an express mixed goods train approaching Tamworth in August
1929. Built at Crewe in May 1901 No 9278 was subject to modifications to its
boiler and by superheated before it was it became a G2a class locomotive in
which form it remained until it was withdrawn from service in October 1959 from
Bescot shed to be scrapped by Crewe works in November 1959.