Train driver, Jack Mills, with his grandchild, Stephen

Made:
1963-08-11 in United Kingdom
photographer:
Roland Hicklin
'Train driver, Jack Mills, with his grandchild, Stephen'
      Jack Mills was the driver of the train involved in the Great Train Robbery.

'Train driver, Jack Mills, with his grandchild, Stephen' Jack Mills was the driver of the train involved in the Great Train Robbery.

A photograph of train driver Jack Mills and his grandson Stephen, taken in August 1963 by Ronald Hicklin for the Daily Herald.

Jack Mills (1905-1970) was the driver of the train involved in the Great Train Robbery. Mills was attacked by the robbers, and handcuffed to the train's second man. He never fully recovered from his injuries.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/10737
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford