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Ex BR Standard Class 8P 4-6-2 Pacific Locomotive

 

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DUKE OF GLOUCESTER leaving Grosmont for Pickering.

Built in Crewe Works in 1954 and I was there on Crewe Junction's massive footbridge connecting all those platforms when it emerged from its birthplace.

Technical detail specifications of locomotive 71000: Boiler pressure of 71000:250  lbf/sq.in. superheated, Weight of 71000: loco 101.3 tons, tender 53.7 tons, Wheel diameter of 71000: 3' 0'', 6' 2", 3' 3", Valve gear of 71000: British Caprotti (outside), poppet valves, Cylinders (diameter x stroke) of 71000: 18" x 28" (3), Tractive effort of 71000: 39080 lbf., BR Power classification of 71000: Class 8P, Route availability RA 8

 

 

Above and below: Ex BR standard Class 8P 4-6-2 Pacific Locomotive 71000 "DUKE OF GLOUCESTER" waiting at Grosmont station with a train for Pickering.

 

 

 

NYMR 175th

More pictures of 71000 DUKE OF GLOUCESTER leaving Grosmont

NYMR 175th

 

71000 DUKE OF GLOUCESTER climbing out of Glaisdale with an Esk Valley Railway NYMR special from Grosmont to Battersby.

 

 

This British Railway Standard Class 8P 4-6-2 Pacific at Grosmont Station, one of the last powerful express passenger locomotives to be designed and built to run on British Railways.

 

 

71000 after coaling up at Grosmont Shed

 

71000 standing in Grosmont station.

 

71000 DUKE OF GLOUCESTER leaving with an NYMR passenger train for Pickering.

 

71000 "DUKE OF GLOUCESTER" with a "WHITE ROSE" steam excursion train at York Station

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