grand junction railway 2-2-2 locomotive tamerlane

Henry Maurice Whitcombe

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Painting. 2-2-2 'Tamerlane'
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Oil painting by H M Whitcombe. Grand Junction Railway 2-2-2 locomotive Tamerlane. W B Buddicom's Crewe Type, 1843. One of series of 27 paintings of locomotives of the period 1830-1870 by H M Whitcombe. Illustrated in After Rocket: The Forgotten Years 1830-1870 by H M Whitcombe


Pictorial Collection (Railway)
Object Number:
Somerset Fry, P.F.I.

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