SK8813 : Rocks by Rail - engine in new exhibition hall

taken 5 years ago, near to Barrow, Rutland, Great Britain

Rocks by Rail - engine in new exhibition hall
Rocks by Rail - engine in new exhibition hall
The locomotive is a registered war memorial to commemorate the Far Eastern prisoners of war 1941-1945. It is an 0-4-0ST by R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co of Newcastle, No. 3865 of 1936 and used in the Singapore dock yards. It suffered shrapnel damage that is still visible. In 1953 it was returned for service at Chatham dock yard and entered preservation in 1972. It is currently out of service.
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SK8813, 48 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Sunday, 15 November, 2015   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 15 November, 2015
Geographical Context
Railways 
Place (from Tags)
Rocks by Rail Museum 
Building Type (from Tags)
Exhibition Building 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 8863 1382 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:42.8874N 0:41.3649W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 8864 1381
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Steam Locomotive  Preserved Railway 

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