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London and North East Railway boat 'Scotia' at Fairfield Top Lock on the Ashton Canal
Black and white photograph looking across the canal towards the side of the boat, "LNER ly Engineers Dept" and "Scotia N. A. I" are written on the cabin. There are several men on the boat and stood by the canal. Below the photograph is written "L.N.E Railway Co's Narrow Canal Boat "Scotia" driven by 18 1/2 / 20 B.H.P. National Marine Oil Engine".
[early 20th century]