Class 40 No. 40027 'Parthia'

Class 40 No. 40027 'Parthia'

  • Artist:: Brian Jones
  • Product Code: 40027
  • Availability: In Stock
  • £110.00

Digital painting by Brian Jones, 216 hours

Limited Edition Giclee Repligraph & Authentication Certificate of only 40 copies

The second of the ‘Longsight moaners’ and the artists personal favourite. ‘27 was dual-braked and amongst the common passenger train performers in the winter. By the early 1980s, it was usually found working across the Pennines, coast-to-coast, around the north-west of England and of course, along the north Wales coast to the port of Holyhead. The artist’s most memorable journey with it was in 1982 - his first cab ride on a Class 40, from Llandudno to Chester, It was usually clean, but in the months prior to withdrawl from service, was starting to become something of a scruff - like many at the time.

Print Image Dimensions : 620 x 331 mm

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