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No111 The Great Bear

No111 The Great Bear


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Filename: LPC13d 038.jpg

Size: 3000 x 1818 (622KB)

Date: 26th February 2009

Source: STEAM Museum of the GWR

Unique Reference Number: LPC13d 038

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No111 The Great Bear

4-6-2 Pacific Locomotive. Built 1908 and withdrawn 1924 and rebuit as 4-6-0 Viscount Churchill

STEAM - Museum of the Great Western Railway

Media ID 1414699

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Bear Pacific 4 6 2


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This print showcases the majestic No111, The Great Bear, a 4-6-2 Pacific locomotive that was built in 1908 and withdrawn from service in 1924. However, its story doesn't end there. This remarkable machine was reborn as the distinguished 4-6-0 Viscount Churchill, representing an incredible transformation. The image captures the essence of power and elegance embodied by this iconic locomotive. Its sleek design exudes strength and determination as it stands proudly on the tracks at STEAM Museum of the GWR. The Great Bear's rich history is palpable through every detail preserved within this photograph. As one gazes upon this print, they are transported back to a time when steam engines ruled the railways with their awe-inspiring presence. The Great Bear symbolizes not only technological advancement but also represents an era of innovation and progress. Displayed against a backdrop reminiscent of industrial heritage, this print serves as a testament to human ingenuity and engineering prowess. It invites viewers to appreciate both the beauty of craftsmanship and the significance of historical preservation. Whether you are an avid train enthusiast or simply captivated by history's marvels, this stunning image offers a glimpse into a bygone era where steam locomotives reigned supreme – forever immortalizing No111, The Great Bear (later known as Viscount Churchill) within our collective memory.

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