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Thread #52629   Message #807393
Posted By: GUEST,Richard, Penrith
20-Oct-02 - 06:13 PM
Thread Name: Info request - John Axons Engine
Subject: RE: Info request - john Axons Engine
"Red for Danger" by L.T.C. Rolt confirms that Stanier 8F 2-8-0 no.48188 was the locomotive involved in the Chapel-en-le-Frith accident on February 9th 1957. According to my 1959 Ian Allan ABC it was shedded at 5B Warrington That year therefore must have been repaired.