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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
Number58298 b
2nd Grouping Number
1st Grouping Numberlms 3648
2nd Pre Grouping Numbermr
1st Pre Grouping Number
Works/Lot Number 3878
Class Code2F-J
BuilderDubs & Co
1948 Shed15C Leicester Midland
Last Shed17C Coalville
Disposal detailsCrewe Works (B.R.)
Disposal Date31/12/1960

Class Information

Introduced 1878. Johnson Midland design.
(a) Originally fitted with smaller cylinders and driving wheels. All rebuilt with Belpaire boiler from 1917.
(b) Rebuilt with non superheated Belpaire boiler from 1917.

Weight: Loco
Various 37 tons 12 cwt Driving Wheel: 5' 3"
to 40 tons 3 cwt Boil Press: 160lb/sq in NS
Cylinders: Two Valve Gear: Stephenson (slide valves)
18" x 26" (inside) TE: 18,185 lb

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