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0-4-0T steam locomotive "Mendip Collier"

[Made In Leeds]

Hunslet 1684

 

Built 1931, at Leeds
Weight 23 tons 10 cwt
Length over buffers 21' 10" (approx 6.7 m)
Driving wheels 3' 4" diameter (approx 102 cm)
Cylinders 2 (outside), 12" diameter (approx 305 mm)
Previously worked Kilmersdon Colliery, Somerset
Entered collection Purchased in 1968 by the G.W.R. 1338 Locomotive Fund, and moved to Leeds in 2006
Current status Awaiting restoration

 

More details of this locomotive are given in our stockbook.

Go on to steam locomotive S19: Hunslet 1493.

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