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British Railway History Item


GWR Class Ystalyfera Tin Works 0-4-0 Saddle Tank

Introduced 1900. Peckett design for use in Ystalyfera Tin Works.

Built by Peckett and Sons, Works No, 810

Purchased by British Railways in 1948 from Ystalyfera Tin Works and attached to BR Service stock.

Named Hercules

Withdrawn in 1954

Motive Power Details
Weight: Loco 23 tons 0 cwt
Driving Wheel: 3' 2"
Boil Press: 146lb/sq in
Cylinders: Two 14?" x 22" (outside)
Valve Gear: Stephenson (slide valves)
TE: 13,000 lb
Number Series

Class Total: 1


Allocation and Withdrawal Details

Last Updated : Sunday 27th October 2002 13:57

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