George the Fifth locomotive LMS 5320 (Bing / Bassett Lowke)
George the Fifth locomotive LMS 5320 (Bing / Bassett Lowke)George the Fifth locomotive and tender, LMS 5320, Bing for Bassett-Lowke (i)
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1930s Model Railway Layout
The original locomotive
George the Fifth was originally an LNWR locomotive, numbered 2663 (and painted black), before the LNWR was taken over by LMS in 1923, at which point the loco became a maroon engine with running number 5320.
The loco was a famous for being an early adopter of superheating.