Ex GWR/BR 2800 Class
2-8-0 heavy freight engine
Heritage & Preserved Steam Locomotive Engines
Technical details of locomotive 2857:
Boiler pressure of 2857: 225 lbf/sq.in.
Weight of 2857: loco 75.5 tons, tender 43.15 tons
Wheel diameter of 2857: 3' 2'', 4' 71/2"
Valve gear of 2857: Stephenson piston valves
Cylinders of 2857 (diameter x stroke): 181/2" x 30"(O)
Tractive effort of 2857: 35380 lbf, Power classification of 2857: Class E 8F
Ex GWR 2-8-0 freight locomotive 2857, one of the survivors of the Churchward 2800 class. 2857 was built at Swindon in 1918.
GWR Class 2800 steam locomotive 2857 at Grosmont Station (NYMR Autumn Steam Gala 2018)
The driving cab controls of GWR locomotive 2857
2857 waits at Grosmont station with a train for Pickering (NYMR Autumn Steam Gala 2018)
Ex GWR 2800 class 2857 leaves Grosmont with a train for Pickering (NYMR Autumn Steam Gala 2018)
GWR 2800 Class 2857
2857 May 1918 Apr 1963 Severn Valley Railway
Operational, boiler ticket expires: 2021 The 2857 Society Steam
Locomotive 2857 (8090249000).jpg Purchased from Woodham Bros in May 1974
by the 2857 Society for £5,775 it was later moved by rail to the Severn
Valley Railway in August 1975 and steamed for the first time in
September 1979. As of 2018 the engine is the second oldest of the class
to run in preservation becoming 100 years old in May 2018.
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