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Ex BR Standard Class 9F 2-10-0 92214

COCK O' THE NORTH

 My North Yorkshire Moors Railway Index

See also 71000 Duke of Gloucester and other BR Standard Locomotives

and NYMR's 175th Anniversary of the Whitby-Pickering Line - Steam Gala April 29th-May 8th 2011

AND also the  NYMR Spring Steam Gala May 2012

Standard BR 9F 2-10-0 92214

92214 standing at Grosmont sheds. This 9F 2-10-0belongs to the British railways standard class designed to haul the heaviest of freight trains and is one of the largest locomotives built in the UK. The 9F 2-10-0 class was designed at Brighton Works by R. A. Riddles.

 

Standard BR 9F 2-10-0 92214

92214 was built at Swindon in 1959 and entered service in October that year. Originally assigned to 86C Cardiff Canton Depot, later 86E Severn Tunnel Junction Depot. 92214 was withdrawn from service in August 1965 (so only worked for 6 years!) and now carries an 82F Swindon shed plate.

 

Standard BR 9F 2-10-0 92214 Standard BR 9F 2-10-0 92214

MIDLAND RAILWAY BUTTERLEY MUSEUM & SHEDS SWANWICK JUNCTIONThe standard BR 9F 2-10-0 locomotive 92214 COCK O' THE NORTH is the NYMR's newest locomotive (arrived in 2010) and one of the last steam locomotives built by British Railways in 1959. It has been purchased by some members of the NYMR and will be maintained at Grosmont works for regular service on the NYMR. It was rescued from the 'famous' Barry scrapyard and restored at Butterley before arriving at the NYMR.

 

Standard BR 9F 2-10-0 92214

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Standard BR 9F 2-10-0 92214

Getting ready in the morning sun at Grosmont locomotive Depot.

 

Standard BR 9F 2-10-0 92214

To complete the preparation, 92214 coaling up at Grosmont - a handsome locomotive! and plenty of helpers to clean, oil and grease 92214!

 

Standard BR 9F 2-10-0 92214

92214 backing into coaches at Grosmont Station.

 

Standard BR 9F 2-10-0 92214

Hauling a Pickering train up the bank at Esk valley.

 

Standard BR 9F 2-10-0 92214

A nice profile shot at Esk Valley.

 

Standard BR 9F 2-10-0 92214

92214 at Grosmont Station.

 

Standard BR 9F 2-10-0 92214

9F 92214 leaving Grosmont with a train for Pickering.

 

Standard BR 9F 2-10-0 92214

92214 leaving Grosmont with a train for Pickering.

 

Standard BR 9F 2-10-0 92214

92214 entering Grosmont tunnel

 

92214 heading towards Goathland at Moorgates with a train from Pickering.

 

92214 deep in Newtondale, heading north for Goathland passing the last of the glorious heather.

 

Near Fylingdale Moor, 92214 heading north for Goathland with a train from Pickering.

 

92214 leaving Grosmont with a freight train for Goathland  during the 2010 Autumn Steam Gala

 

92214 leaving Grosmont with a train for Pickering during the 2010 Autumn Steam Gala carrying the headboard of the PINES EXPRESS


BR Standard Class 9F 2-10-0 92214

at the 175th Anniversary of the Whitby-Pickering Line - A special Spring Steam Gala celebration in 2011

92214 now named 'COCK O THE NORTH', the most powerful British Railways standard class design of freight locomotive standing at Goathland Station with a train for Pickering.

 

92214 leaving Goathland with a train for Pickering

 

See also NYMR Autumn Steam Gala 2012

See also 71000 Duke of Gloucester and other BR Standard Locomotives

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