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SRL No 308 A3 Class No 60044 approaching Wood Green Tunnel with the 6.12 pm KX-Leeds 24th May 1963

LNER/BR Gresley A3 Class 4-6-2 No 60044 'Melton' approaching Wood Green tunnel with the 6.12 pm London Kings Cross-Leeds express 24th May 1963. Its hard to believe that the following month this magnificent engine but be withdrawn from 34A. No 60044 had given nearly forty years service and was reduced to scrap in November 1963.
Alan Chandler MBE/Simon Lathlane Collection Copyright
SRL No 308 A3 Class No 60044 approaching Wood Green Tunnel with the 6.12 pm KX-Leeds 24th May 1963