Thu 22 Feb 2018 20:20:25


British Railway History Item


LNER Class Robinson Great Central Railway N5/3 0-6-2 Tank

Built 1915. Built by Robinson.

Total Number Built 1 - Total to BR 1.

N5/3 Introduced 1915. Robinson rebuild in 1915 of Pollitt Class N5 with larger extended tanks, and larger bunker and cylinders.

These engines differed from the Class N4 in having Stephenson's in place of Joy's valve gear, both classes being identical in appearance.

Number Series 69311.

Sub Classes:

N5/2 69250-69310, 69312-69370 Total 120.
N5/3 69311 Total 1.

Built at the ??? Works.

No Lot Nos. yet available.

The first loco withdrawn was ??? on ??? from ??? shed.
The last loco withdrawn was ??? on ??? from ??? shed.

None are preserved.

Motive Power Details
Weight: Loco 64 tons 13 cwt
Driving Wheel: 5' 1"
Cylinders: Two 18?" x 26" (inside)
Boil Press: 160lb/sq in NS
Valve Gear: Stephenson (slide valves)
TE: 19,840 lb
Number Series

Class Total: 1


Allocation and Withdrawal Details

Last Updated : Friday 2nd May 2003 17:28

Back to Top

Primary Navigation