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Note: To Obtain Consistency in the Steam System, Shed Codes used are those Registered at Nationalisation on 1st January 1948
Number 4256
2nd Grouping Number
1st Grouping Numbergwr 4256
2nd Pre Grouping Number
1st Pre Grouping Number
Works/Lot Number
Class Code4200
DesignerChurchward
Designation2-8-0T
Built30/04/1917
BuilderSwindon Works (GWR/British Railways)
1948 Shed87E Landore
Last Shed87B Duffryn Yard
Withdrawn31/01/1964
Disposal detailsCohens, Morriston, Swansea
DisposalCut Up
Disposal Date31/07/1964

Class Information

Introduced 1910. Churchward GWR design.

Weight:
Loco 81 tons 12 cwt Driving Wheel: 4' 7?"
Boil Press: 200lb/sq in Su
Cylinders: Valve Gear: Stephenson (piston valves)
Two 18?" x 30" (outside) TE: 31,450 lb

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