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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 4577
2nd Grouping Number
1st Grouping Numbergwr 4577
2nd Pre Grouping Number
1st Pre Grouping Number
Works/Lot Number
Class Code4575
DesignerCollett
Designation2-6-2T
Built28/02/1927
BuilderSwindon Works (GWR/British Railways)
1948 Shed82A Bristol Bath Road
Last Shed83G Penzance
Withdrawn30/11/1959
Disposal detailsCashmores, Newport.
DisposalCut Up
Disposal Date31/05/1960

Class Information

Introduced 1927. Later Collett development of 4500 Class with detail
alterations and increased weight.

Weight:
Loco 61 tons 0 cwt Driving Wheel: 4' 7?"
Boil Press: 200lb/sq in Su
Cylinders: Valve Gear: Stephenson (piston valves)
Two 17" x 24" (outside) TE: 21,250 lb

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