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The "Zulu Express (3.00 p.m. ex-Paddington)," introduced June 1879, behind 4-2-2 "Great Western" at Ealing Broadway on 18 August 1890. This was the first GWR train to be lit by gas. Photograph by Dr. Tice Fisher Budden
The 2.15 Plymouth to Paddington "Zulu Express" at Cullompton climbing to Whiteball Summit behind a "Rover" piloted by an ex-B&ER 4-4-0ST. Photograph by the Rev. Alfred Henry Malan, 4.15 p.m., 6 May 1891
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