James Beeson – 0 Gauge 0-6-0 Loco & Tender CR (Caledonian Railway) Class 652 No. 326, 3-rail electric. This locomotive was ordered on 25/11/1958 and delivered to the buyer the following year at a cost £130. Just marvel at the wonderful Lining and ‘CR’ lettering together with the crest on the tender sides. This locomotive has fully detailed cab interior and a ‘James S Beeson’ name/builders plate on the underside at the request of the original owner who ordered it from Beeson in 1958.
The original Locomotive was built at the Rollex works in Glasgow 06/1909, transferred to the LMS on 01/01/1923 and numbered 17642, it was renumbered again on 01/01/1948 when transferred to BR ownership. The locomotive was withdrawn on 16/07/1962.