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Steam Loco BR 61572 LNER 8572 GER 1572

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Holden GER design Class B12 (Loco GER Class S69) 4-6-0 locomotive BR 61572 (LNER 8572, GER 1572)  at Norwich locomotive depot, withdrawn from service in September 1961 (pictured in July 1967). It was built  in 1928 by Beyer Peacock and Company in gorton Manchester.

Technical detail specifications of locomotive 61572/8572/1572: Boiler pressure of 61572/8572/1572: 180 lbf/sq.in. superheated, Weight of 61572/8572/1572: loco 69.5 tons, tender 39.3 tons, Wheel diameter of 61572/8572/1572: 3' 3', 6' 6"', Valve gear of 61572/8572/1572: Walschaerts piston valves, Cylinders (diameter x stroke) of 61572/8572/1572: 20" x 28" (I), Tractive effort of 61572/8572/1572: 21970 lbf., BR Power classification of 61572/8572/1572: Class 4P, Route availability RA 5

 

61572 at Norwich (pictured in July 1967) in black British Railways livery, and has now been fully restored to full working order. 61572 was the last loco of its class to be withdrawn  on 20 September 1961 from Norwich Thorpe shed, and is the only one to survive!

 


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