GNR Class J4
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|GNR J4 & J5 Classes
LNER Classes J3 and J4
LNER J4 No. 4142. at Immingham Locomotive Depot 1947
|Type and origin|
|Designer||Patrick Stirling, rebuilt Henry Ivatt|
153 rebuilt to J3 class
|Driver diameter||5' 2"|
|Locomotive weight||41 tons 10 cwt (42 tons 12cwt rebuilds)|
|Boiler pressure||175 psi|
|Cylinder size||17.5" x 26"|
|Tractive effort||19,105 lbf|
The Great Northern Railway J4 Class was a class of 302 0-6-0 steam locomotives, introduced in 1882 designed by Patrick Stirling for goods traffic. Just over half of these were rebuilt to a design by Henry Ivatt between 1912 and 1928.
- Ian Allan ABC of British Railways Locomotives, 1948 edition, part 4, page 28.
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