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Note: To Obtain Consistency in the Steam System, Shed Codes used are those Registered at Nationalisation on 1st January 1948
Number67618 b
2nd Grouping Numberlner 7618
1st Grouping Numberlner 2918
2nd Pre Grouping Number
1st Pre Grouping Numberlner 7618
Works/Lot Number 1763
Class CodeV3
DesignerGresley
Designation2-6-2T
Built31/08/1931
BuilderDoncaster Works (GNR/LNER/British Railways)
1948 ShedSTG Stirling South Shore
Last Shed65E Kipps
Withdrawn31/12/1962
Disposal detailsDarlington Works, North Road (B.R.)
DisposalCut Up
Disposal Date30/11/1963
NotesStored at Bathgate for 10 months

Class Information

Introduced 1939. Development of Gresley V1 with higher boiler pressure.
(a) Rebuilt from V1 by LNER.
(b) Rebuilt from V1 by BR.

Weight:
Loco 86 tons 16 cwt Driving Wheel: 5' 8"
Boil Press: 200lb/sq in Su
Cylinders: Valve Gear: Walschaerts with derived motion
Three 16" x 26" (piston valves)
TE: 24,960 lb

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