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‘The Plant Centenarian’ at Grantham

Let's go back to September 1953, when the Eastern Region of British Railways celebrated the centenary of Doncaster Works by bringing the two preserved GNR Atlantic locomotives out of retirement at York Railway Museum and onto their old stamping ground, the East Coast Main Line.  Humphrey Platts was on Grantham station to witness and photograph the arrival and departure of the veterans.

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