• Title
    Fletcher, Jennings & Co. Collection
  • Reference
  • Production date
    1857 - 1921
  • Creator
    • Fletcher, Jennings & Co, locomotive buildersBiography
    • Lowca Engineering Company Ltd.Biography
    • New Lowca Engineering Co. Ltd.Biography
    • London & North Western Railway CoBiography
    • London Midland & Scottish Railway CoBiography
  • Scope and Content
    The collection covers locomotive and engine production at Lowca Engine Works, near Whitehaven, relating to the work of Fletcher, Jennings & Co., the Lowca Engineering Company and the New Lowca Engineering Company.
  • Extent
    1 box
  • Physical description
    The items are in a good condition, apart from FLET/1 which is in a fair condition. The cover is damaged, some of the pages are coming loose and torn, in some cases held together with adhesive tape.
  • Language
  • Archival history
    FLET/1 was purchased by the Friends of the National Railway Museum and was previously in the possession of a private individual. FLET/2 was created by the London & North Western Railway and passed to the London Midland & Scottish Railway.
  • Level of description
  • Repository name
    National Railway Museum, York
  • Subject
  • Conditions governing access
    Access is given in accordance with the NRM access policy. Material from this archive is available to researchers through Search Engine
  • Conditions governing Reproduction
    Copies may be supplied of items from this archive provided that the copying process used does not damage the item or is not detrimental to its preservation. Copies will be supplied in accordance with the NRM’s terms and conditions for the supply and reproduction of copies, and the provisions of any relevant copyright legislation.
  • Related Archives
      Coloured general arrangement drawing, scale 1 1/2 inch to 1 foot, Severn & Wye Railway 0-6-0 'Will Scarlet' (GWR 1356), built by Fletcher Jennings & Company, Lowca Works, Whitehaven, 1873.2004-8346
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  • System of arrangement
    The orignal order of the collection could not be ascertained. Therefore the material has been arranged by type of record.
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