London Midland and Scottish 8F Class 2-8-0 Built at Ashford in 1943. Withdrawn in 1965. Arrived at the GCR in 2011.
First of the day. LMS 48624 heads the 1000 Loughborough - Leicester North past Swithland Sidings at the start of the Great Centrals Autumn Gala Weekend.
2-8-0 freight train steamlocomotive 8F # 48624 (# 8624) of the Great Central Railway, designed by Stanier for the LMS and built in 1943 in the Ashford Works, with a contemporary freight train on t... (more)
The signalman of the Swithland Sidings signalbox, with a cup of tea in his hand, is overlooking the passing of a northbound freight with 2-8-0 steamlocomotive # 48624, a "Stanier 8F" bui... (more)
London Midland and Scottish Railway's (LMS) 8F class 2-8-0 # 48624 heavy freight locomotive is a class of steam locomotive designed for hauling heavy freight. 852 were built between 1935 and 1946 ... (more)
View from the signalbox of Swithland Sidings on the double track Great Central Railway (GCR), with a freight passing pulled by 2-8-0 steamlocomotive # 48624 of Staniers 8F class ex LMS in British ... (more)
LMS 48624 nears Swithland Sidings with the 1055 Loughborough - Rothley Brook fitted freight goods train during the Great Central Railways Autumn Steam Gala Event marking '50 Years Since The End Of... (more)
LMS 48624 departs Loughborough with the 1000 freight to Rothley Bank during the GCR Winter Steam Gala
Stanier 8F 48624 passes Woodthorpe with the 10:00 departure from Loughborough