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0-4-0 diesel mechanical locomotive 'Phillips 66'

[Made In Leeds]

Hunslet 6981

 

Built 1968, at Leeds
Weight 35 tons 0 cwt
Length over buffers 24' 9" (approx 7.5 m)
Driving wheels 3' 9" diameter (approx 114 cm)
Engine 6 cylinder Rolls-Royce, 252 hp
Previously worked Conoco-Phillips Humber Oil Refinery
Entered collection Purchased by an MRT member in 2011, and then by the MRT in 2017
Current status Undergoing restoration to operational condition

 

More details of this locomotive are given in our stockbook.

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