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LMS Route: Evesham to Birmingham

Kings Norton: Lineside Views

MR 0-6-0 3F No 3181 passes unidentified MR Kirtley 0-6-0 stopped at the up signals
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MR 0-6-0 3F No 3181 passes unidentified MR Kirtley 0-6-0 stopped at the up signals
LMS railway photo
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MR 4-4-0 No 518 on an express near the station
MR Kirtley 0-6-0 No 2678 at the head of a long train passing the carriage sidings
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MR Kirtley 0-6-0 No 2678 at the head of a long train passing the carriage sidings
MR 4-4-0 No 524 and MR 4-4-0 No 521 on an express train passing the sidings
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MR 4-4-0 No 524 and MR 4-4-0 No 521 on an express train passing the sidings
MR 0-6-4T "Flatiron" No 2031 on a stopping train as it passes unusual MR signals
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MR 0-6-4T "Flatiron" No 2031 on a stopping train as it passes unusual MR signals

MR 0-6-4T "Flatiron" No 2036 on a local passenger train of close coupled carriages
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MR 0-6-4T "Flatiron" No 2036 on a local passenger train of close coupled carriages
MR 0-6-2T "Flatiron" No 2035 with Westinghouse equipment fitted on a local pasenger train
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MR 0-6-4T "Flatiron" No 2035 with Westinghouse equipment fitted on a local pasenger train
MR 0-6-0 Kirtley No 2593 hurries along the fast line with a mixed freight train
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MR 0-6-0 Kirtley No 2593 hurries along the fast line with a mixed freight train
MR 0-4-4T No 1386 runs at speed on the fast line with a local passenger train
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MR 0-4-4T No 1386 runs at speed on the fast line with a local passenger train
MR Kirtley 0-6-0 No 2336 passes the carriage sidings on a goods train
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MR Kirtley 0-6-0 No 2336 passes the carriage sidings on a goods train

MR 0-6-0 No 2338 on a short goods train
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MR 0-6-0 No 2338 on a short goods train
MR 0-6-0 No 3543 is seen working a local passenger train
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MR 0-6-0 No 3543 is seen working a local passenger train
MR 0-6-0 No 3063 is seen on a goods train with fitted vans behind the tender
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MR 0-6-0 No 3063 is seen on a goods train with fitted vans behind the tender
MR 0-6-0 No 3440 on an up goods train with many of the of open wagons being Private Owners
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MR 0-6-0 No 3440 on an up goods train with many of the of open wagons being Private Owners
MR 0-6-0 3F No 3658 has been pressed in to action as a holiday excursion
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MR 0-6-0 3F No 3658 has been pressed in to action as a holiday excursion

MR Kirtley 1P 2-4-0 No 24 pilots MR 4-4-0 No 778 on a down express south of Kings Norton
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MR Kirtley 1P 2-4-0 No 24 pilots MR 4-4-0 No 778 on a down express south of Kings Norton
MR Kirtley 1P 2-4-0 No 121 heads a down express south of Kings Norton
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MR Kirtley 1P 2-4-0 No 121 heads a down express south of Kings Norton
MR 2-4-0 No 198 on a local train near Kings Norton
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MR 2-4-0 No 198 on a local train near Kings Norton
MR 2-4-0 No 206 is seen south of Kings Norton station on a local passenger train
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MR 2-4-0 No 206 is seen south of Kings Norton station on a local passenger train
MR 2-4-0 No 279 with several vans behind the tender on a passenger train
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MR 2-4-0 No 279 with several vans behind the tender on a passenger train

 MR 4-4-0 No 368 at the head of an up express
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MR 4-4-0 No 368 at the head of an up express
MR 4-4-0 No 509 doubleheads MR 4-4-0 No 126 on an up express train
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MR 4-4-0 No 509 doubleheads MR 4-4-0 No 126 on an up express train
MR 4-4-0 No 768 converted for oil firing at the head of a down express
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MR 4-4-0 No 768 converted for oil firing at the head of a down express
MR Kirtley 2-4-0 No 176 doubleheads MR 4-4-0 No 518 on a down express
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MR Kirtley 2-4-0 No 176 doubleheads MR 4-4-0 No 518 on a down express
MR 4-4-0 No 329 on an up express passenger train south of Kings Norton
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MR 4-4-0 No 329 on an up express passenger train south of Kings Norton

MR 0-4-4T No 1226 running bunker first on a local passenger train
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MR 0-4-4T No 1226 running bunker first on a local passenger train
MR 4-4-0 No 346 has just passed a goods train standing in the refuge siding
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MR 4-4-0 No 346 has just passed a goods train standing in the refuge siding
MR 4-4-0 No 375 at the head of a mixed freight train
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MR 4-4-0 No 375 at the head of a mixed freight train
MR 4-4-0 No 397 on an express train made up of mixed coaching stock
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MR 4-4-0 No 397 on an express train made up of mixed coaching stock
MR 4-4-0 No 405 works an express train south of Kings Norton
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MR 4-4-0 No 405 works an express train south of Kings Norton

MR 4-4-0 No 405 is seen later in the day on a return working
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MR 4-4-0 No 405 is seen later in the day on a return working
MR 4-4-0 No 420 double heads MR 4-4-0 No 438 on an express train
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MR 4-4-0 No 420 double heads MR 4-4-0 No 438 on an express train
MR 4-4-0 No 519 doubleheads an unidentified MR 4-4-0 on an express train
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MR 4-4-0 No 519 doubleheads an unidentified MR 4-4-0 on an express train
MR 4-4-0 No 429 on a local train just south of Kings Norton station
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MR 4-4-0 No 429 on a local train just south of Kings Norton station
MR 4-4-0 No 430 passes the Permanent Way gang's lineside hut
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MR 4-4-0 No 430 passes the Permanent Way gang's lineside hut

MR 4-4-0 No 431 on a down express passes the unusual MR signal gantry
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MR 4-4-0 No 431 on a down express passes the unusual MR signal gantry
MR 4-4-0 No 432 ghosts past the unusual MR gantry signal at the head of an express
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MR 4-4-0 No 432 ghosts past the unusual MR gantry signal at the head of an express
MR 4-4-0 No 435 running on the down fast line near Kings Norton
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MR 4-4-0 No 435 running on the down fast line near Kings Norton
MR 4-4-0 No 523 carrying its No 3 Saltley shed plate on a down express train
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MR 4-4-0 No 523 carrying its No 3 Saltley shed plate on a down express train
MR 4-4-0 No 488 on local train having just passed the carriage sidings
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MR 4-4-0 No 488 on local train having just passed the carriage sidings

MR 4-4-0 No 501 double heads MR 4-4-0 No 414 on an express train
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MR 4-4-0 No 501 double heads MR 4-4-0 No 414 on an express train
MR 4-4-0 No 710 on local train passes the Permanent Way gang's lineside hut
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MR 4-4-0 No 710 on local train passes the Permanent Way gang's lineside hut
MR 4-4-0 No 509 on an express near Kings Norton
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MR 4-4-0 No 509 on an express near Kings Norton
MR 4-4-0 No 513 on an express whilst in the distance are the carriage sidings
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MR 4-4-0 No 513 on an express whilst in the distance are the carriage sidings
MR 4-4-0 No 515 doubleheads classmate MR 4-4-0 No 522 on a down express
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MR 4-4-0 No 515 doubleheads classmate MR 4-4-0 No 522 on a down express

MR "Single" 4-2-2 No 662 pilots MR 4-4-0 No 520 on a down express
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MR "Single" 4-2-2 No 662 pilots MR 4-4-0 No 520 on a down express
MR 4-4-0 No 518 on an express near the station
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MR 4-4-0 No 518 on an express near the station
MR 4-4-0 No 723 at the head of an express train passing the carriage sidings
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MR 4-4-0 No 723 at the head of an express train passing the carriage sidings
MR 4-4-0 No 768 on express near Kings Norton
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MR 4-4-0 No 768 on express near Kings Norton
MR 4-4-0 No 773 fitted for oil firing at the head of a train of clerestory coaches
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MR 4-4-0 No 773 fitted for oil firing at the head of a train of clerestory coaches

MR 4-4-0 723 fitted for oil burning on a through express
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MR 4-4-0 723 fitted for oil burning on a through express
MR 0-4-4T No 1386 heads a local train from Redditch
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MR 0-4-4T No 1386 heads a local train from Redditch
MR 4-4-0 No 416 on an express train south of Kings Norton
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MR 4-4-0 No 416 on an express train south of Kings Norton

LMS Locomotives

Ex-MR 4-4-0 class 3P No 745 doubleheads ex-MR 4-4-0 Compound No 1001 during the summer of 1937
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Ex-MR 4-4-0 class 3P No 745 doubleheads ex-MR 4-4-0 Compound No 1001 during the summer of 1937
A pair of ex-MR class 2P 4-4-0s No 505 and No 368 are seen running at speed at the head of an express train
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A pair of ex-MR class 2P 4-4-0s No 505 and No 368 are seen running at speed at the head of an express train
A pair of MR 4-4-0s, Nos 397 and 523 on an express near Kings Norton
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A pair of MR 4-4-0s, Nos 397 and 523 on an express near Kings Norton
LMS Stanier 4-6-0 "Black 5" No 5013 on an express train near Kings Norton
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LMS Stanier 4-6-0 "Black 5" No 5013 on an express train near Kings Norton
LMS Stanier 4-6-0 "Black 5" No 5088 on a sunny summers in July or August 1936
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LMS Stanier 4-6-0 "Black 5" No 5088 on a sunny summers in July or August 1936

LMS Stanier 4-6-0 "Black 5" No 5299 climbs the banks with an express
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LMS Stanier 4-6-0 "Black 5" No 5299 climbs the banks with an express
LMS Stanier "Black 5" No 5280 sports reporting number 230 on an express
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LMS Stanier "Black 5" No 5280 sports reporting number 230 on an express
Ex-MR 4-4-0 "Compound" No 1001  on an express as it passes the goods yard
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Ex-MR 4-4-0 "Compound" No 1001 on an express as it passes the goods yard
Ex-MR 4-4-0 "Compound" No 1002 works another southbound holiday relief
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Ex-MR 4-4-0 "Compound" No 1002 works another southbound holiday relief
LMS 4-4-0 "Compound" No 1027 on a twelve coach express train
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LMS 4-4-0 "Compound" No 1027 on a twelve coach express train

Ex-MR 4-4-0 "Compound" No 1013 at the head of an express near Kings Norton
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Ex-MR 4-4-0 "Compound" No 1013 at the head of an express near Kings Norton
LMS 4-4-0 "Compound" No 1030 on an express train
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LMS 4-4-0 "Compound" No 1030 on an express train
LMS 4-4-0 "Compound" No 1098 pilots LMS 4-6-0 5XP Jubilee No 5659 "Drake"
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LMS 4-4-0 "Compound" No 1098 pilots LMS 4-6-0 5XP Jubilee No 5659 "Drake"
LMS 4-4-0 "Compound" No 1062 at the head of a mixed train of coaching stock
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LMS 4-4-0 "Compound" No 1062 at the head of a mixed train of coaching stock
LMS "Fowler" 2-6-4T No 2372 at the head of a local train
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LMS "Fowler" 2-6-4T No 2372 at the head of a local train

LMS Ivatt 2-6-0 No 6400 first in its class with a mixed coaching stock
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LMS Ivatt 2-6-0 No 6400 first in its class with a mixed coaching stock
Ex-MR 4-4-0 2P No 406 pilots LMS 4-6-0 Jubilee class No 5638 Zanzibar on a 12 coach train
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Ex-MR 4-4-0 class 2P No 406 is seen piloting LMS Stanier 4-6-0 Jubilee No 5638 Zanzibar on a 12 coach train
LMS 3P 4-4-0 No 718 stands in the station on a local train
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LMS 3P 4-4-0 No 718 stands in the station on a local train
Ex-MR 0-6-0 4F No 4040, just a few months after being outshopped new, pauses during its duties in the goods yard
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Ex-MR 0-6-0 4F No 4040, just a few months after being outshopped new, pauses during its duties in the goods yard
LMS 0-6-0 4F No 4133 is seen having been pressed into service on a local passenger working
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LMS 0-6-0 4F No 4133 is seen having been pressed into service on a local passenger working

LMSR 1P 2-4-0 No.22 heads a Birmingham bound train standing at Kings Norton station on Saturday 7th November 1931
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LMSR 1P 2-4-0 No.22 heads a Birmingham bound train standing at Kings Norton station on Saturday 7th November 1931
Ex-MR outside framed 2-4-0 No 1 is seen on a local passenger train to New Street
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Ex-MR outside framed 2-4-0 No 1 is seen on a local passenger train to New Street
Ex-MR 1P outside-framed 2-4-0 No 198 seen on a local Evesham passenger train
Ref: mrknlms219 - WL Good
Ex-MR 1P outside-framed 2-4-0 No 198 seen on a local Evesham passenger train
Ex-MR 1P outside-framed 2-4-0 No 177 on a local passenger service to Evesham
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Ex-MR 1P outside-framed 2-4-0 No 177 on a local passenger service to Evesham
Ex-LMS 2-4-0 outside framed No 195 on a local passenger working to Evesham
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Ex-LMS 2-4-0 outside framed No 195 on a local passenger working to Evesham

Ex-MR 2P 4-4-0 No 509 doubleheads ex-MR 2P 4-4-0 No 369 on a holiday special
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Ex-MR 2P 4-4-0 No 509 doubleheads ex-MR 2P 4-4-0 No 369 on a holiday special
Ex-MR 1P 0-4-4T No 1324 stands at the head of a local					passenger train in the station
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Ex-MR 1P 0-4-4T No 1324 stands at the head of a local passenger train in the station
Ex-MR 2P 4-4-0 No 383 doubleheads LMS 5MT 4-6-0 No 5288 on an up express
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Ex-MR 2P 4-4-0 No 383 doubleheads LMS 5MT 4-6-0 No 5288 on an up express
The crew of ex-MR 2P 4-4-0 No 429 pose for the camera
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The crew of ex-MR 2P 4-4-0 No 429 pose for the camera
Ex-MR 2P 4-4-0 No 439 doubleheads LMS Stanier 'Black 5' No 5276 on an express south of Kings Norton
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Ex-MR 2P 4-4-0 No 439 doubleheads LMS Stanier 'Black 5' No 5276 on an express

Ex-MR 4-4-0 No 511 heads an eight coach excursion express
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Ex-MR 4-4-0 No 511 heads an eight coach excursion express
A pair of ex-MR 4-4-0s No 542 and No 402 at the head of an excursion
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A pair of ex-MR 4-4-0s No 542 and No 402 at the head of an excursion
Ex-MR 3P 4-4-0 No 737 stands buffered up to another locomotive
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Ex-MR 3P 4-4-0 No 737 stands buffered up to another locomotive
Ex-MR 3P 4-4-0 No 751 with assorted fitted vehicles behind the tender
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Ex-MR 3P 4-4-0 No 751 with assorted fitted vehicles behind the tender
Ex-MR 1P outside curved framed 2-4-0 No 2 on a local Evesham passenger train
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Ex-MR 1P outside curved framed 2-4-0 No 2 on a local Evesham passenger train

LMS Stanier 2-6-2T No 92 is seen on a local passenger train
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LMS Stanier 2-6-2T No 92 is seen on a local passenger train
Ex-LTSR 'Tilbury Tank' 4-4-2T No 2109 'Mark Lane North' stands at platfrorm 3 at Kings Norton
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Ex-LTSR 'Tilbury Tank' 4-4-2T No 2109 'Mark Lane North' stands at platfrorm 3 at Kings Norton
Ex-LTSR 2P 4-4-2T 'Tilbury Tank' No 2098 'Crouch Hill' stands at the head of a Redditch local train
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Ex-LTSR 2P 4-4-2T 'Tilbury Tank' No 2098 'Crouch Hill' stands at the head of a Redditch local train
Ex-LTSR 2P 4-4-2T 'Tilbury Tank' No 2107 'Earls Court' stands at the head of a Redditch train
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Ex-LTSR 2P 4-4-2T 'Tilbury Tank' No 2107 'Earls Court' stands at the head of a Redditch train
Ex-MR 0-6-4T 'Flatiron' No 2025  on a Redditch to New St local passenger working
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Ex-MR 0-6-4T 'Flatiron' No 2025 on a Redditch to New St local passenger working