April 22nd, 2017

Peroxide

BR Standard Class 4 2-6-0

BR Standard Class 4 2-6-0
Introduced: 1953.
Boiler pressure: 225psi.
Cylinders: (O) 17½" x 26".
Driving wheel diameter: 5'3".
Tractive effort: 24,170 lbs.
Weight: locomotive: 59 tons 2 cwt.



76002
Built: BR Horwich Works.
To traffic: December 1952, allocated to Motherwell (66B).
Withdrawn: December 1966.
Scrapped: Motherwell Machinery and Scrap, Wishaw, May 1967.


BR Standard Class 4 2-6-0 No. 76002 shunts at the east end of Forfar yard whilst ex-LMSR Class 5 2-6-0 No. 42800 joins the main line at Forfar North Junction with the daily goods train from Arbroath, 18th December, 1954. [W.A.C. Smith]

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