LMS Route: Birmingham New Street to Nuneaton
Birmingham New Street to Tamworth
Saltley Station: mrsalt958
Ex-LMS 4-6-0 Black Five No 44745 passes the signal box at
Saltley junction on a cross country service from Bristol to Sheffield via New
Street and Derby on 9th April 1958. Built at Crewe works in July 1948, No 44745
had been allocated to Bristol Barrow Road shed from July 1949 to May 1957.
After its stint at 17A Derby shed it was allocated to Liverpool and was later
based at 8M Southport shed from where it was withdrawn during October 1964.