Description: The front of a steam locomotive mounted on a pedestal.
Inscriptions: On the front face of the locomotive: GILBERT & ELLIS ISLANDS
Beneath this is the number: 45609
On the front of the pedestal: THIS STONE COMMEMORATES / THE WATH RAILWAY CRASH / OF 18TH MAY 1948 / WHEN 8 PEOPLE DIED / AND 55 WERE INJURED / IT ALSO SERVES AS A / TRIBUTE TO THOSE WHO / ASSISTED IN THE RESCUE
Commission: Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council. Presumably to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the crash but also as part of the Fairfield Park development.