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Note: To Obtain Consistency in the Steam System, Shed Codes used are those Registered at Nationalisation on 1st January 1948
Number42568
2nd Grouping Number
1st Grouping Numberlms 2568
2nd Pre Grouping Number
1st Pre Grouping Number
Works/Lot Number 24324
Class Code4P-E
DesignerStanier
Designation2-6-4T
Built02/09/1936
BuilderNorth British Locomotive Company, Glasgow
1948 Shed 6A Chester
Last Shed17C Coalville
Withdrawn15/12/1962
Disposal detailsDerby Works (B.R.)
DisposalCut Up
Disposal Date18/02/1963

Class Information

Introduced 1935. Stanier two-cylinder design, with taper boiler.

Weight:
Loco 87 tons 17 cwt Driving Wheel: 5' 9"
Boil Press: 200lb/sq in Su
Cylinders: Valve Gear: Walschaerts (piston valves)
Two 19 5/8" x 26" (outside) TE: 24,670 lb

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