British Railway Steam Locomotive
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Note: To Obtain Consistency in the Steam System, Shed Codes used are those Registered at Nationalisation on 1st January 1948
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|1st Grouping Number||lms 6254|
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|Name||City of Stoke-on-Trent|
|Builder||Crewe Works (LNER/LMS/British Railways)|
|1948 Shed|| 1B Camden|
|Last Shed|| 5A Crewe North|
|Disposal details||Cashmores, Great Bridge.|
|Notes||Named March 1946 at Stoke|
Class InformationIntroduced 1937. Stanier streamlined development of "Princess Royal" Class, (46230-34/49-55 built non-streamlined). Streamlining removed from 1946.
(a) Locos remaining in streamlined condition at Nationalisation, casing removed by BR during 1948-49.
(b) Introduced 1947. Ivatt development with roller bearings and detail alterations.
Loco 105 tons 5 cwt Driving Wheel: 6' 9"
108 tons 2 cwt (a) Boil Press: 250lb/sq in Su
106 tons 8 cwt (b)
Cylinders: Four Valve Gear: Walschaerts (piston valves) -
16?" x 28" TE: 40.000 lb with rocking shaft.
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