SRL No 973 RCTS Great Eastern Commemorative rail tour 31st March
Holden J17 Class 0-6-0 No 65567 waits at Norwich Thorpe station with the RCTS London branch Great Eastern Commemorative Steam rial tour 31st March 1962. BR Britannia Class No 70003 John Bunyan had brought the tour east from Liverpool St station. 65567 would work the tour to Thetford where 70003 would be waiting to take the passengers back to the capital. 65567 was a 32A Norwich Thorpe engine being transferred to 31B March a month after this rail tour. Withdrawal came on the 6th August 1962.
Simon Lathlane Collection