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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 6838
2nd Grouping Number
1st Grouping Numbergwr 6838
2nd Pre Grouping Number
1st Pre Grouping Number
Works/Lot Number
NameGoodmoor Grange
Class Code6800
DesignerCollett
Designation4-6-0
Built30/09/1937
BuilderSwindon Works (GWR/British Railways)
1948 Shed83G Penzance
Last Shed85A Worcester
Withdrawn30/11/1965
Disposal detailsCashmores, Newport.
DisposalCut Up
Disposal Date28/02/1966

Class Information

Introduced 1936. Collett "Grange" variation of "Hall" Class with smaller driving wheels, incorporating some parts from withdrawn Class 4300 locos.

Weight:
Loco 74 tons 0 cwt Driving Wheel: 5' 8"
Tend 40 tons 0 cwt Boil Press: 225lb/sq in Su
Cylinders: Valve Gear: Stephenson (piston valves)
Two 18?" x 30" (outside) TE: 28,875 lb

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