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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
Number58239 b
2nd Grouping Number
1st Grouping Numberlms 3157
2nd Pre Grouping Numbermr
1st Pre Grouping Number
Works/Lot Number 617
Class Code2F-I
BuilderDerby Works (MR/LMS/British Railways)
1948 Shed15D Bedford
Last Shed15D Bedford
Disposal detailsDerby Works (B.R.)
DisposalCut Up
Disposal Date31/05/1950
NotesBR No. allocated but never applied

Class Information

Introduced 1875. Johnson Midland design.
(a) Originally built with smaller cylinders and driving wheels. All rebuilt with Belpaire boiler from 1917.
(b) Rebuilt with Belpaire boiler from 1917.

Weight: Loco
Various 37 tons 12 cwt Driving Wheel: 4' 11"; 4' 10 " (a)
to 40 tons 3 cwt Boil Press: 160lb/sq in NS
Cylinders: Two Valve Gear: Stephenson (slide valves)
18" x 26" (inside) TE: 19,420 lb
17?" x 26" (inside) (a)

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