4498 "Sir Nigel Gresley", Marylebone Depot, 3rd October 1986
Inside the diesel maintenance depot at Marylebone, LNER A4 4-6-2 No. 4498 "Sir Nigel Gresley" is flanked by a couple of DMU sets. The loco has the so-called "cod's mouth" open to reveal the smokebox door within the streamlined casing. A3 4472 "Flying Scotsman" was also present in the depot, this being during the period that regular steam was running out of Marylebone. Friday 3rd October 1986. Slide No. 17753.
GMPSlide177534498Marylebone DepotChilternGeoff Plumb