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Note: To Obtain Consistency in the Steam System, Shed Codes used are those Registered at Nationalisation on 1st January 1948
Number68904
2nd Grouping Numberlner 8904
1st Grouping Numberlner 3172
2nd Pre Grouping Number
1st Pre Grouping Number
Works/Lot Number 1460
Class CodeJ50/2
DesignerGresley
Designation0-6-0T
Built28/02/1915
BuilderDoncaster Works (GNR/LNER/British Railways)
1948 Shed37A Ardsley
Last Shed25A Wakefield
Withdrawn30/09/1963
Disposal detailsDarlington Works, North Road (B.R.)
DisposalCut Up
Disposal Date31/10/1963

Class Information

Introduced 1922. Gresley GNR design.
68900-19 rebuilt from smaller J51, built 1915-22.
68911/14/17/28 transferred to Departmental stock Nos. 10, 11, 12, 13 by BR.

Weight:
Loco 57 tons 0 cwt Driving Wheel: 4' 8"
Boil Press: 175lb/sq in NS
Cylinders: Valve Gear: Stephenson (slide valves)
Two 18?" x 26" (inside) TE: 23,635 lb

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