David Shepherd CBE FRSA
David Shepherd is one of Britain's foremost artists, one of the world's most outspoken conservationists and a keen supporter of Steam. He owns several locomotives in several countries, including the one seen here, ex BR 9F 92203 based at the Gloucester and Warwickshire Railway. Built in 1959 and withdrawn in 1968, David Shepherd bought it directly from British rail for the princely sum of £3000, he later named it Black Prince.
He also has several locomotives in Africa, including two Zambian locomotives from the Mulobezi Railway, given to him by then President Kenneth Kaunda.
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