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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
2nd Grouping Numberlner 9798
1st Grouping Numberlner 694
2nd Pre Grouping Number
1st Pre Grouping Numberner 694
Works/Lot Number 92
Class CodeA6
DesignerWorsdell W (Rav
BuilderGateshead (NER/LNER)
1948 Shed53B Hull Botanic Gardens
Last Shed53B Hull Botanic Gardens
Disposal detailsDarlington Works, North Road (B.R.)
DisposalCut Up
Disposal Date28/02/1951
NotesBR No. fitted Jun 1948

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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