K1 class locomotive, 1913

K1 class locomotive, 1913

Title: K1 class locomotive, 1913

Date: 1913-10-06

Place: England

Description: Great Northern Railway K1 class 0-8-0 locomotive number 409 at Doncaster works, 6 October 1913. This locomotive was built at Doncaster works in 1902. Doncaster works, known as the Plant Works opened in 1853, making and repairing locomotives and rolling stock for the Great Northern Railway. At this time the works employed around 3500 workers.

Our reference: 1997-7396_DON_M_43

Collection: Doncaster photos

Background: BR Warflat