LSWR 302 class

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LSWR 302 class
Type and origin
Power type Steam
Designer William George Beattie
Build date 1874-1878
Total produced 36
Specifications
Configuration 0-6-0
Gauge 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm)
Driver diameter 5 ft 1 in (1.549 m)
Locomotive weight 34.1 long tons (34.6 t)
Fuel type Coal
Boiler pressure 160 psi (1.10 MPa)
Cylinders Two,
Stephenson valve gear
Cylinder size 17 in × 24 in (432 mm × 610 mm)
Performance figures
Tractive effort 15,464 lbf (68.8 kN)
Career
Operator(s) LSWR · SR
Class 302
Number in class 1 January 1923: 15
Withdrawn 1889-1925
Disposition All scrapped

The LSWR 302 class was a class of 0-6-0 steam locomotives designed by William George Beattie for the London and South Western Railway (LSWR). Thirty-six locomotives were built between 1874 and 1878.[1]

Rebuilding[edit]

Twenty-nine locomotives were rebuilt by William Adams between 1886 and 1894 but the nature of the rebuilding is unclear.

Numbering[edit]

The full number series is unclear but 15 locomotives survived into Southern Railway ownership on 1 January 1923, with the following numbers:

Number Notes
0151
0152
160A
162A
229A Became no. 0229 in 1924
0311
337A
0338
0341
0342
0343
0345
347A
0369
370A

References[edit]

  1. ^ Casserley, H.C.; Johnston, S.W. (1974). Locomotives at the Grouping 1, Southern Railway. Ian Allan. p. 49. ISBN 0711005524.