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Ex BR 46229 LMS 6229 DUCHESS OF HAMILTON

 

Stanier Class 8P Coronation Class 4-6-2 Pacific

 

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See also BR 46233 DUCHESS OF SUTHERLAND LMS 6233 Stanier 8P 4-6-2 Coronation Pacific

A Classic Stanier Coronation Class 4-6-2 Pacific 6229 DUCHESS OF HAMILTON in the main Hall of York NRM (became BR steam locomotive 46229)

 

Ex BR 4-6-2 Pacific 46229 DUCHESS OF HAMILTON. 8P ex 7P power class Express Passenger Locomotive Coronation Scot Class Ex LMS locomotive 6229. Built at Crewe locomotive works in 1938.

Stanier's powerful 4-6-2 Pacific express passenger locomotives of the 8P Class Coronation Class

Technical detail specifications of locomotive 46229/6229: Boiler pressure of 46229/6229: 250 lbf/sq.in., Weight of 46229/6229: loco 102.5 tons, tender 56.4 tons, Wheel diameter of 46229/6229: 3' 0", 6' 9", 3' 9'', Valve gear of 46229/6229: Walschaerts piston valves, Cylinders (diameter x stroke) of 46229/6229: 16" x 28" (4), Tractive effort of 46229/6229: 40000 lbf., BR Power classification of 46229/6229: Class 8P (was 7P)

 

LMS 6229

 

The engine was originally streamlined and designed by Sir William A. Stanier FRS.

 

Worked on the West-Coast mainline from London Euston station to Glasgow.

 

 

The ex LMS Coronation Class 4-6-2 Stanier Pacifics were some of the most powerful British steam locomotives ever built but the streamlining was removed because it was inefficient in terms of maintenance.

 

 

Prior to photographing this in May 2009, 46229 Duchess of Hamilton was least seen belting through Wigan North Western Station ~late 1950's - early 1960's ??? and of course non-streamlined but you could see a tapered end at the top of the smoke box where the streamlining had been.

 

 

6229 DUCHESS OF HAMILTON (October 2012)

 

See also BR 46233 DUCHESS OF SUTHERLAND LMS 6233 Stanier 8P 4-6-2 Coronation Pacific

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