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Smokebox Numberplate 60095. Ex Gresley 4-6-2 A3 Class FLAMINGO. Built Doncaster in 1929 under works number 1707 and carried the original LNER number 2749. Renumbered 558 in 1946 and then 95 a few months later. Allocated new to Carlisle Canal becoming one of the famous life-long residents at that depot. Withdrawn April 1961. The original BR(E) receipt accompanies. Note: Flamingo was the racehorse that won the 1928 2000 Guineas.

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Auction: April 2015 , Lot: 280
Sold for: £4,000
Smokebox Numberplate 60095. Ex Gresley 4-6-2 a3