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0-4-0ST steam locomotive "John Blenkinsop"

John Blenkinsop

 

Built 1941, at Bristol (class W7)
Weight 30 tons 0 cwt
Length over buffers 23' 2" (approx 7.0 m)
Driving wheels 3' 3" diameter (approx 98 cm)
Cylinders 2 (outside), 14" diameter (approx 355 mm)
Previously worked British Nuclear Fuels, at Salwick, near Preston
Entered collection Purchased from British Nuclear Fuels in 1972
Current status On loan to the Ribble Steam Railway at Preston

 

More details of this locomotive are given in our stockbook.

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