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Markham & Co. Steam Locos.
As an ongoing project I am researching the locomotives produced by Markham & Co of Chesterfield and the Industrial Locomotive fleet of The Staveley Coal & Iron Co. [ used at Chesterfield or any of their associated other works.
I am keen to gather any details of the above be it verbal, written or photographic.
Of particular interest would be known dates and places of scrapping
Photographs are particularly wanted for the following locomotives,
  Markham built locos.
  No. 101 of 1889 " WILLIAM / TOMMY"
        102 of 1889   "THE BARONET"
        106 of 1891     [ un named ]
        108 of 1893   " DOWIE "
        110 of 1895    " VIOLET"          Worked at Ireland Colliery,
 Staveley, of 1897     " No 2 "           Worked at William Cooke,
 Tinsley Sheffield and was latterly converted to a stationary boiler.
            of 1909   " THE BULL "      Worked at Bulcroft Colliery.
            of 1909   " CHARLES            ..       ..      ..         ..
 Staveley Locos.
 A.Barclay    1975  of  1930   " SIR WILLIAM "
 Avonside    1892  of  1921   " ARTHUR "
 Avonside    1889  of   1921   " DEVONSHIRE "
 Avonside    1868  of  1921     " DAVID "
 M/Wardle   1716  of  1907     " AMIE "
 H/Clarke.     684  of   1905    " ENID "
 H/Clarke      593  of   1901    " BOBS"
 H/Clarke      527  of   1900    " GEORGIE "

 Regards, Mark Jepson   Please get in touch through this website or mjepson01@aol.com

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