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Nameplate MINORU from the LNER A1 / A3 Class 4-6-2 No 2561 which was named after King Edward Vll's racehorse which won the 1909 Derby and 2000 Guineas. The locomotive was rebuilt and re-classified to A3 Class in June 1944, renumbered 62 in 1946, and becoming BR 60062. Allocated new to Gorton in May 1925 and later Kings Cross, Doncaster, Grantham, Copley Hill and New England from where it was withdrawn on 26 December 1964 and despatched for scrap to R.A. King of Norwich on 18 March 1965. The front face restored a long time ago. The first time either side has appeared on the market.

Category:  Nameplates Steam
Auction: July 2016 , Lot: 450
Sold for: £7,000
Nameplate MINORU From The LNER a1 / a3 Class 4-6-2

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