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0-4-0 diesel mechanical locomotive "Austins No. 1"

Austins No. 1

 

Built 1961, at Bristol
Weight 32 tons 0 cwt
Length over buffers 23' 8" (approx 7.2 m)
Driving wheels 3' 2½" diameter (approx 98 cm)
Engine 8 cylinder Gardner 8L3, 204 hp
Previously worked Austin & Son Ltd., Dewsbury
Entered collection Loan transferred from the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway in 2001
Current status Operational

 

More details of this locomotive are given in our stockbook.

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