Photographs of Metropolitan-Vickers locomotives for export to Brazil, 1953. A collection of eight silver gelatin glass plate negatives depicting locomotives for export to Brazil being loaded on ships at Stockton-on-Tees docks. The locomotives were 1072 h.p. metre gauge diesel-electrics for the Rede Mineira de Viacao. Made by Metropolitan-Vickers Electrical Co. Ltd. with final assembly by Metropolitan-Vickers -Beyer, Peacock Ltd. of Stockton-on-Tees. The locomotives depicted are numbers 901, 2001 and 2002. The negatives are numbered in ink, with references ranging between SP3145 and SP3787.
- Photographic Collections (Railway)
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glass plate size: 5 in x 4 in
- visual and verbal communication
- B. Bond
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