Robert Stephenson & Hawthorn’s Ltd. builder’s plate - side 1

Robert Stephenson & Hawthorns Ltd.

Leeds Museums & Galleries

Leeds Museums & Galleries
United Kingdom

Oval iron works plate painted dark green with embossed lettering that reads 'ROBERT STEVENSON & HAWTHORNS LTD 7204 NEWCASTLE & DARLINGTON 1945' from an Austerity class 0-6-0 locomotive. There are parallel raised borders around the edge and separating the company name from the locomotive details. There is a screw hole at each end of the plate.


  • Title: Robert Stephenson & Hawthorn’s Ltd. builder’s plate - side 1
  • Creator: Robert Stephenson & Hawthorns Ltd.
  • Date Created: 1945
  • Physical Dimensions: object length: 330mm, object width: 218mm, object depth: 5mm
  • Subject Keywords: Industrial history, Industrial history
  • Type: Locomotive nameplate
  • Medium: metal, iron

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