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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
Number30566 b
2nd Grouping Number
1st Grouping Numbersr 3101
2nd Pre Grouping Numberlsw 0101
1st Pre Grouping Numberlsw 101
Works/Lot Number 3459
Class Code0395
BuilderNeilson & Co
1948 Shed71A Eastleigh
Last Shed71A Eastleigh
Disposal detailsEastleigh Works (B.R.)
DisposalCut Up
Disposal Date30/04/1959

Class Information

(a) Introduced 1881. Adams LSWR design.
(b) Introduced 1885. Adams 496 Class, similar to 395 Class but with increased front end overhang.
(c) Modified from 1928 with SECR Class M3 boiler.
(d) Subsequently fitted with Drummond type boiler.
(e) = (a) and (c), (f) = (a) and (d), (g) = (b) and (c), (h) = (b) and (d)

Loco 37 tons 12 cwt (a) Driving Wheel: 5' 1"
38 tons 14 cwt (b)
Tend 28 tons 13 cwt Boil Press: 140lb/sq in NS (a)
or 33 tons 4 cwt 150lb/sq in NS (b)
Cylinders: Valve Gear: Stephenson (slide valves)
Two 19" x 26" (inside) TE: 15,535 lb (a); 16,645 lb (b)

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