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Nameplate BRITANNIA. Ex LMS Stanier Jubilee Class 4-6-0 numbered 5700, later 45700. Built Crewe Works April 1936 carrying the name until 1951 when it was removed to enable the new Britannia Pacific 70000 to carry the name and avoid duplication. Re-named AMETHYST after the Royal Navy ship HMS Amethyst involved in the Yangste River incident of 1949. Allocations include Newton Heath, Blackpool, Bank Hall, Derby and Warrington. Withdrawn August 1964.

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Auction: May 2014 , Lot: 300
Sold for: £6,500
Nameplate  BRITANNIA. Ex LMS Stanier Jubilee Class