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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
Number69797 a
2nd Grouping Numberlner 9797
1st Grouping Numberlner 693
2nd Pre Grouping Number
1st Pre Grouping Numberner 693
Works/Lot Number 91
Class CodeA6
DesignerWorsdell W (Rav
BuilderGateshead (NER/LNER)
1948 Shed50D Starbeck
Last Shed50D Starbeck
Disposal detailsDarlington Works, North Road (B.R.)
DisposalCut Up
Disposal Date30/09/1951

Class Information

Introduced 1914. Raven rebuild of W Worsdell NER Class W 4-6-0T of 1907.
(a) Rebuilt with superheater.

Loco 78 tons 0 cwt Driving Wheel: 5' 1?"
79 tons 0 cwt (a) Boil Press: 175lb/sq in NS
Cylinders: 175lb/sq in Su (a)
Two 19" x 26" Valve Gear: Stephenson (piston valves)
TE: 23,830 lb

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