NBR 256 1959-08-29 St Margarets
Centre of attention at St Margarets shed, being steamed for the first time following restoration at Cowlairs. Reid ex-NB No 256 Glen Douglas was being prepared for its first outing, the SLS ‘Festival Special’ of 29th August 1959. This ran from Edinburgh Waverley and visited various branch lines to the south and east of Edinburgh.
Photo by Donald Luscombe. © D P Williams Archive / Rail-Online