British Railway Steam Locomotive
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|Number|| 357 a|
|2nd Grouping Number|| |
|1st Grouping Number||gwr 357|
|2nd Pre Grouping Number|| |
|1st Pre Grouping Number|| |
|Builder||North British Locomotive Company, Glasgow|
|1948 Shed||86C Cardiff Canton|
|Last Shed||88C Barry|
Class InformationIntroduced 1914. Cameron Taff Vale Class A design.
Rebuilt from 1924 with GWR superheated taper boiler.
Loco 65 tons 14 cwt Driving Wheel: 5' 3"
Boil Press: 175lb/sq in Su
200lb/sq in Su (a)
Cylinders: Valve Gear: Stephenson (slide valves)
Two 18?" x 26" (inside) TE: 21,000 lb; 21,480 lb (a)
Two 17?" x 26" (inside) (a)
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