www.railuk.info

Fri 15 Dec 2017 21:45:11


 
 

British Railway Steam Locomotive

Top
Please read this statement on the accuracy of the data shown below

Note: To Obtain Consistency in the Steam System, Shed Codes used are those Registered at Nationalisation on 1st January 1948
Number31768
2nd Grouping Number
1st Grouping Numbersr 1768
2nd Pre Grouping Number
1st Pre Grouping Numbersecr 768
Works/Lot Number 5832
Class CodeL
DesignerWainwright
Designation4-4-0
Built30/09/1914
BuilderBeyer Peacock Ltd.
1948 Shed74E St. Leonards
Last Shed70A Nine Elms
Withdrawn31/12/1961
Disposal detailsEastleigh Works (B.R.)
DisposalCut Up
Disposal Date31/12/1961
NotesInvolved in an accident at Swanley Junction Jun 1937 when it passed Red signal and hit empty carriages in Siding

Class Information

Introduced 1914. Wainwright SECR design with detail alteration by Maunsell.

Weight:
Loco 57 tons 9 cwt Driving Wheel: 6' 8"
Tend 40 tons 6 cwt Boil Press: 180lb/sq in Su
Cylinders: Valve Gear: Stephenson (piston valves)
Two 19?" x 26" (inside) TE: 18,910 lb

Books about Railway Sheds

Books about Railway Depots

Last Updated :

Back to Top

Primary Navigation

Top

Steam Loco Search