LMS 4-6-0 5699
Locomotive 45699 GALATEA was built as 5699 by the LMS at Crewe Works in 1936.
45699 was designed by Stanier as a 4-6-0 express train locomotive for the London Midland and Scottish Railway.
The photographs of 45699 GALATEA were taken at Hellifield station in August 2015 where it was working the 'DALESMAN' steam excursion train over the Settle to Carlisle railway and organised by West Coast Railways.
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Technical detail specifications of locomotive Jubilee Class 45699: Boiler pressure of 45699: 225 lbf/sq.in., Weight of 45699: loco 75.6 tons, tender 53.7 tons, Wheel diameter of 45699: 3' 3½'', 6' 9", Valve gear of 45699: Walschaerts piston valves, Cylinders (diameter x stroke) of 45699: 17" x 26" (3), Tractive effort of 45699: 26610 lbf., BR Power classification of 45699: Class 6P (was 5XP)
45699 GALATEA was built at Crewe in 1936 by the London Midland and Scottish Railway to a design by Sir William A. Stanier, chief locomotive engineer of the LMS railway. Looking very smart in its LMS maroon livery. A fine looking survivor of the LMS and British Railways Jubilee Class.
Jubilee Class 45699 GALATEA worked passenger trains from Sheffield, Manchester, Derby, Nottingham, Leeds, Bristol and finally Shrewsbury, allocated to the Midland depots in those towns and cities (except GWR depot in Shrewsbury).
45699 GALATEA was rescued in April 1980 from Woodham Brothers scrapyard in Barry, South Wales, and for many years has operated in full working order on Network Rail mainlines and various heritage railways.
See also 45596 BAHAMAS
Some old B & W pictures of Jubilee Class locomotives photographed at Derby and Crewe on the railways of the London Midland Region in the 1960s
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Good trainspotting 'TRAINSPOTS' Good trainspotting and photographic locations Barnetby Station, North Lincolnshire * Carlisle Station * Clapham Junction Station, London * Colton Junction, south of York * Crewe Station * Doncaster Station, South Yorkshire * Hellifield station - Carlisle to Settle line * Lancaster station * Newcastle Station * Northallerton Station * Nuneaton Station * Sheffield Station * Stratford Station, East London * Warrington Bank Quay station * Wigan North Western - WCML * York Station
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