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Note: To Obtain Consistency in the Steam System, Shed Codes used are those Registered at Nationalisation on 1st January 1948
Number67681 b
2nd Grouping Numberlner 7681
1st Grouping Numberlner 496
2nd Pre Grouping Number
1st Pre Grouping Numberlner 7681
Works/Lot Number 1897
Class CodeV3
DesignerGresley
Designation2-6-2T
Built28/02/1939
BuilderDoncaster Works (GNR/LNER/British Railways)
1948 Shed30A Stratford
Last Shed67B Hurlford
Withdrawn30/11/1961
Disposal detailsDarlington Works, North Road (B.R.)
DisposalCut Up
Disposal Date30/04/1962

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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