Photo Album
Doxford Shipyard No. 'Roker' Beamish, Durham
Photo Copyright © Phil Horton
'Roker' on a low loader for removal following purchase for preservation in May 1971. The structures in the background are part of the Pallion shipyard in Sunderland, where the little crane tank loco worked.
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés
'Roker' with sister loco 'Pallion' stored at Middlesbrough's Britannia steelworks in May 1971. Sadly, neither 'Pallion' nor the Briannia Works exist today.
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés
At Middlesbrough's Britannia steelworks in May 1971.
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés
At Middlesbrough's Britannia steelworks in May 1971.
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés
'Roker' and 0-4-0ST 'General' at Doxford's shed, Pallion, Sunderland in steam January 1968
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés
Awaiting disposal in the Pallion Yard of Doxford & Sunderland Ltd., Pallion, Sunderland on 30th January 1971. The photographer subsequently purchased this locomotive from D & S Ltd.
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés
Awaiting disposal in the Pallion Yard of Doxford & Sunderland Ltd., Pallion, Sunderland on 30th January 1971. The photographer subsequently purchased this locomotive from D & S Ltd.
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés
'Roker' on a low loader leaving the shipyard following purchase for preservation on May 14th 1971.
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés
'Roker' on a low loader leaving the shipyard following purchase for preservation on May 14th 1971. Haulage by Sunters of Northallerton, a firm no longer operating.
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés
Unloading 'Roker' from Sunters' low loader at the Britannia steelworks, Middlesbrough following purchase for preservation on May 14th 1971.
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés
Stored in a shed at the colliery site at Beamish Museum, this is the big end, return crank and coupling rod on the driving axle of the crane tank loco on April 14th 2019.
Photo Copyright © Robin R Beck
In the cab of the crane tank loco on April 14th 2019. despite the apparent complexity of being a crane tank loco it looks all fairly straightforward.
Photo Copyright © Robin R Beck
Stored in a shed at the colliery site at Beamish Museum, this is the big end, return crank and coupling rod on the driving axle of the crane tank loco on April 14th 2019.
Photo Copyright © Robin R Beck
The crane's mechanism of the loco on April 14th 2019.
Photo Copyright © Robin R Beck
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