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British Railway Steam Locomotive

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Note: To Obtain Consistency in the Steam System, Shed Codes used are those Registered at Nationalisation on 1st January 1948
Number30223 b
2nd Grouping Number
1st Grouping Number lsw 223
2nd Pre Grouping Number
1st Pre Grouping Number
Works/Lot Number 36
Class CodeO-2
BuilderNine Elms (LSWR)
1948 Shed71C Dorchester
Last Shed71A Eastleigh
Disposal detailsEastleigh Works (B.R.)
DisposalCut Up
Disposal Date31/12/1961

Class Information

Introduced 1889. Adams LSWR design.
(a) Modified from 1923. Fitted with Westinghouse air brake for use on the Isle of Wight. All fitted with enlarged bunkers from 1932.
(b) Fitted with Drummond type boiler.
(c) Fitted with push-pull control apparatus.
(d) = (a) and (c); (e) = (b) and (c)

Loco 46 tons 18 cwt Driving Wheel: 4' 10"
48 tons 8 cwt (a) Boil Press: 160lb/sq in NS
Cylinders: Valve Gear: Stephenson (slide valves)
Two 17?" x 24" (inside) TE: 17,325 lb

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