Painters at Doncaster works, 1947

Painters at Doncaster works, 1947

Title: Painters at Doncaster works, 1947

Date: 1947-11-28

Place: Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England

Description: Railway workers painting a locomotive at Doncaster works, 28 November 1947. This is one of the last London & North Eastern Railway locomotives to be manufactured before the railways were nationalised. The railway network previously consisted of four separate companies: London & North Eastern Railway, Great Western Railway, London, Midland & Scottish Railway and Southern Railway. British Railways remained nationalised until 1994.

Our reference: 1997-7396_DON_47_185

Collection: Doncaster photos

Background: BR Warflat