"Little Girl Saved By Engine Driver Frank Meyers"
is the title of this picture though I am unable to trace the incident it is based on.
I think it unlikely that an engineman would have time, on spotting the child on the track, to open the cab door, climb down the ladder and get onto the front of the loco in time to snatch the child off the track.
Walter Molino, the artist, specialises in children being snatched from the jaws of death ——
by a dog
and by a Reverend