LMS Route: Evesham to Birmingham
Kings Norton Locomotives: mrkn1998
Ex-LMS 8F 2-8-0 No 48449 is passing through Kings Norton
Station towing a brake van en-route to pick up a goods train. The locomotive is
carrying a Class J headlamp code which would indicate its on a mineral or an
empty or wagon train. Built by Swindon works in August 1944, No 48449 was to
remain in service until May 1967 when it was withdrawn from 5B Crewe South shed
to be scrapped by J Cashmore's of Great Bridge.