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British Railway History Item


LNER Class Marriott Midland & Great Northern Joint Railway J93 0-6-0 Tank

Built 1897-1905. Designed by Marriott

Total Number Built 9 - Total to BR 3.

Introduced 1897. Marriott Midland & Great Northern Joint Railway (M&GNJR) design.

No. 68484 had a stovepipe chimney.

Number Series 68484, 68488, 68489.

Built at the ??? Works.

No Lot Nos. yet available.

The three locos were the survivors of a set of nine 0-6-0 Tanks acqured by the LNER from the Midland & Great Northern Joint Railway in 1937.

Some were built new at Melton Constable between 1897 and 1905, while others were partly rebuilds of Cornwall Mineral Railway engines built 1873-1874.

None of the three locos survived long enough to carry their BR allocated numbers.

The first loco withdrawn was 68488 on 13 January 1948 from South Lynn shed.
The last loco withdrawn was 68489 on ??? 1949 from ??? shed.

None are preserved.

Motive Power Details
Weight: Loco 37 tons 14 cwt
Driving Wheel: 3' 7"
Boil Press: 150lb/sq in NS
Cylinders: Two 16" x 20" (outside)
Valve Gear: Stephenson (slide valves)
TE: 15,180 lb
Number Series

Class Total: 9


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