42252, Normanton MPD, 28th December 1967
A couple of Fairburn LMS 4MT 2-6-4Ts are amongst the lines of dumped engines at Normanton MPD on Thursday 28th December 1967, the nearer loco being 42252, the other unidentified.42252 was built at Derby Works and entered service from 2nd November 1946 and at nationalisation it was allocated to Plaistow MPD. Its final move was to Normanton in July 1967 and it was withdrawn from there in September 1967, being amongst the last few of the class to survive. It was scrapped by Draper's, Hull, during April 1968. Slide No. 3193.