Locomotive worksplate for 'No 1046 Gorton 1952'

Made:
Manchester
maker:
British Rail

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Locomotive maker's plate for 'No 1046 Gorton 1952'. This was a Class 76/ EM1 locomotive, and 1046 was the
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Locomotive maker's plate for 'No 1046 Gorton 1952'. This was a Class 76/ EM1 locomotive, and 1046 was the
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Locomotive worksplate for 'No 1046 Gorton 1952'. This was a Class 76/ EM1 locomotive, and 1046 was the manufacturer's works number. The loco was numbered '26039' in British Railway service, and later gained the TOPS number '76039'. It was renumbered

'76048' in October, 1976, before being withdrawn in February, 1977, and scrapped in February, 1984.

Details

Category:
Railways
Object Number:
Y1991.3.1
Materials:
metal (unknown) and wood (unidentified)
type:
works plate
taxonomy:
  • vehicles and vehicle components
  • vehicle component
  • identity plate

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