Sir Vincent Litchfield Raven, KBE (1858-1934). Last chief mechanical engineer of the North Eastern Railway 1910-1922. Superintendant at Woolwich Arsenal 1915-9. Knighted and awarded KBE in 1917. President of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers 1924-5.

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Former Greensfield Locomotive Works Building, Fletcher Road, Ochre Yards, Gateshead
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by Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council in 2011

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