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Early Days (7)

Mr. J. Ramsbottom

1858 — DX Goods (3)
1863 — 4ft Shunter (3)
1870 — Special Tank (2)

Mr. F.W. Webb

1873 — Coal Engine (4)
1880 — 18in Goods (5)
1881 — Special DX (2)
1881 — Coal Tanks (2)
1893 — ‘A’ class (2)
1894 — Crane Tank (2)
1896 — Dock Tank (2)
1901 — ‘B’ class (2)
1903 — 1400 Class (2)

Mr. G. Whale

1904 — ‘C’ class (3)
1904 — ‘E’ class (3)
1906 — ‘D’ class (2)
1906 — ‘F’ class (2)
1906 — ‘G’ class (1)
1912 — ‘G1’ class (5)
1906 — 19in Goods (3)

Mr. C.J. Bowen Cooke

1911 — 1185 class (2)

Capt. H.P.M. Beames

1923 — 380 class (2)

Ex GCR

1919 — ‘MM’ class (2)

 

No.1274 ‘G’ class 0-8-0

No.1274 ‘G’ class 0-8-0 Click on picture
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LNWRS Photo Ref 9948

In 1909 ‘G’ class Explain '‘G’ 0-8-0 Locomotive Class' 0-8-0 No.1274 had just been converted from a ‘B’ class Explain '‘B’ Class 0-8-0 Locomotive class' 4-cylinder compound Explain 'Compounding', and is seen here posed on a trial trip with a train of twenty-three 20 ton coal wagons and the then new dynamometer car Explain 'Dynamometer Car' — used to measure the hauling power and speed of the locomotive. Doubtless the men posing in front of the cab were engineering staff from Crewe Works Explain 'Crewe Works' and would be expecting No.1274 to show her paces.

‘G’ Locomotive Class

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