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GWR Class Swansea Harbour Trust Peckett 0-4-0 Saddle Tank

Built 1906. Designed by Peckett.

Total Number Built 2 - Total to BR 2.

Introduced June 1906. Peckett design for the Swansea Harbour Trust.

Number Series 968, 1098 - renumbered in 1143 February 1949 and 1145 January 1950 by BR (SHT No.s 12 & 18).

Built at Peckett & Sons Ltd. Works - Works Numbers 1105 & 1522.

No Lot No.

Loco 1098, built in October 1918, was withdrawn in July 1959 from Danygraig shed.
The last loco 968, built in June 1908, was withdrawn in November 1960 from Shrewsbury, Clee Hill sub-shed.
None are preserved.

Motive Power Details
Weight: Loco 33 tons 10 cwt
Driving Wheel: 3' 7"
Boil Press: 150lb/sq in NS
Cylinders: Two 15" x 21" (outside)
Valve Gear: Stephenson (slide valves)
TE: 14,010 lb
Number Series

Class Total: 3

929
968
1098

Allocation and Withdrawal Details


Last Updated : Sunday 27th October 2002 13:25

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