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Note: To Obtain Consistency in the Steam System, Shed Codes used are those Registered at Nationalisation on 1st January 1948
Number68987
2nd Grouping Numberlner 8987
1st Grouping Numberlner 585
2nd Pre Grouping Number
1st Pre Grouping Number
Works/Lot Number
Class CodeJ50/4
DesignerGresley
Designation0-6-0T
Built31/05/1939
BuilderGorton Works (GCR/LNER/British Railways)
1948 Shed36A Doncaster
Last Shed36A Doncaster
Withdrawn30/04/1962
Disposal detailsDoncaster Works (B.R.)
DisposalCut Up
Disposal Date30/04/1962

Class Information

Introduced 1937. Development of J50/3 with larger bunker.

Weight:
Loco 58 tons 3 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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