Lot 5: Railwayana : A worksplate, ST ROLLOX WORKS, 1895,
January 19, 2013
Stoneleigh Park, United Kingdom
Description: Railwayana : A worksplate, ST ROLLOX WORKS, 1895, from a Caledonian Railway 264 Class 0-4-0ST, CR No 612, becoming LMS Class 0F 16027 and BR 56027. At Polmadie by January 1935, it then moved south of the border to Burton, Shrewsbury and Preston and finished its days as a Crewe Works shunter. Withdrawn on 13 October 1960, it was cut up at Crewe Works by the following 3 November. These diminutive engines were commonly known as Pugs. Engraved brass, 8½"x4¾"