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Cornishman Express
Last down broad-gauge "Cornishman" behind Gooch "Rover" Class 4-2-2 "Dragon" at Taunton 20 May 1892. The original engine shed, replaced later that year, can be seen behind the locomotive. To enlarge right click and select "view image"
Photograph by Fred Groves taken at 3.15 p.m. on 20 May 1892 of last down broad-gauge "Cornishman," passing through Teignmouth. Dean "Convertible" 2-4-0 Locomotive No. 3501; Driver Davies and Fireman Chater.
The last Down broad gauge "Cornishman" leaving Paddington Station at 10.15 a.m. on 20 May 1892 behind "Rover" Class 4-2-2 "Great Western"
The last up "Cornishman" departing Penzance at 11.10 a.m. on 20 May 1892 behind ex-SDR 4-4-0ST No. 2128 "Leopard"
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