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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 6143
2nd Grouping Number
1st Grouping Numbergwr 6143
2nd Pre Grouping Number
1st Pre Grouping Number
Works/Lot Number
Class Code6100
DesignerCollett
Designation2-6-2T
Built30/11/1932
BuilderSwindon Works (GWR/British Railways)
1948 Shed81B Slough
Last Shed81F Oxford (GWR)
Withdrawn30/11/1965
Disposal detailsCashmores, Newport.
DisposalCut Up
Disposal Date31/03/1966

Class Information

Introduced 1931. Development of 5100 with increased boiler pressure for
use in London suburban area.

Weight:
Loco 78 tons 9 cwt Driving Wheel: 5' 8"
Boil Press: 225lb/sq in Su
Cylinders: Valve Gear: Stephenson (piston valves)
Two 18" x 30" (outside) TE: 27,340 lb

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