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Quainton News Archive - Quainton News No. 19 - Spring 1974

M&GCJC Hand Crane No. 1

Quainton's Crane


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Photo:
P I Clarke - Harrow on the Hill, 26th May 1970


This was the only rail vehicle owned by the Metropolitan and Great Central Joint Committee. It was built in 1914 by Cowans, Sheldon & Co. Ltd. of Carlisle.


Notes:
The text in this Quainton Railway Society publication was written in 1974 and so does not reflect events in the 40+ years since publication. The text and photographs are repeated verbatim from the original publication, with only a few minor grammar changes but some clarifying notes are added if deemed necessary. The photos from the original publication are provided as scans in this internet version of this long out of print publication.

Reference:
Quainton's Crane - Quainton News No. 19 - Spring 1974


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