"The Head Guard on the South Eastern Railway (1885). The engine was one of Richard Christopher Mansell's 'Gunboat' 0-4-4 tanks, built for Greenwich, Woolwich, and Blackheath local services." — Betjeman.


Betjeman, John. Victorian and Edwardian London from Old Photographs. London: B. T. Batsford, 1969. Plate 152.

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