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Note: To Obtain Consistency in the Steam System, Shed Codes used are those Registered at Nationalisation on 1st January 1948
Number42685
2nd Grouping Number
1st Grouping Numberlms 2685
2nd Pre Grouping Number
1st Pre Grouping Number
Works/Lot Number
Class Code4P-C
DesignerFairburn
Designation2-6-4T
Built09/07/1945
BuilderDerby Works (MR/LMS/British Railways)
1948 Shed21A Saltley
Last Shed17C Coalville
Withdrawn29/09/1962
Disposal detailsDerby Works (B.R.)
DisposalCut Up
Disposal Date04/01/1963

Class Information

Introduced 1945. Fairburn development of Stanier design with taper boiler, shorter wheelbase and detail alterations.

Weight:
Loco 85 tons 5 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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