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British Railway Steam Locomotive

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Note: To Obtain Consistency in the Steam System, Shed Codes used are those Registered at Nationalisation on 1st January 1948
Number47252 a
2nd Grouping Number
1st Grouping Numberlms 7252
2nd Pre Grouping Numbermr
1st Pre Grouping Number
Works/Lot Number 1805
Class Code3F-E
BuilderVulcan Foundry
1948 Shed15D Bedford
Last Shed17C Coalville
Disposal detailsDerby Works (B.R.)
DisposalCut Up
Disposal Datec1955

Class Information

Introduced 1899. Johnson large Midland design, rebuilt with Belpaire firebox from 1919; fitted with condensing apparatus for London area. Some used as Departmental locos by BR.
(a) Non-condensing locos.

Loco 48 tons 15 cwt Driving Wheel: 4' 7"
Boil Press: 160lb/sq in NS
Cylinders: Two Valve Gear: Stephenson (slide valves)
18" x 26" (inside) TE: 20,835 lb

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