DIESELPUNK
"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 


From HERE

DIESELPUNK

"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 

From HERE