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0-4-0VBGT steam locomotive, '68153'

Sentinel

 

Built 1933, at Shrewsbury
Weight 19 tons 6 cwt
Length over buffers 19' 3" (approx 5.9 m)
Driving wheels 2' 6" diameter (approx 75 cm)
Cylinders 2 (vertical geared), 6.75" diameter (approx 168 mm)
Previously worked London and North Eastern Railway and then British Railways, in the Geneva permanent way yard, Darlington
Entered collection Purchased from British Railways in 1961
Current status Operational

 

More details of this locomotive are given in our stockbook.

Go on to steam locomotive S3: NER '1310'.

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