NER Class P2

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NER Class P2
LNER Class J26
Thornaby station Down freight passing geograph-2873885-by-Ben-Brooksbank.jpg
No. 65774 passes Thornaby station 28 March 1955
Type and origin
Power type Steam
Designer Wilson Worsdell
Builder NER Darlington Works (30)
NER Gateshead Works (20)
Build date 1904-1905
Total produced 50
Specifications
Configuration 0-6-0
Gauge 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm)
Driver diameter 4 ft 7 14 in (1.403 m)
Locomotive weight 46.8 long tons (47.6 t)
Fuel type coal
Boiler pressure 180 psi (1.2 MPa)
Cylinders two inside
Cylinder size 18 12 in × 26 in (470 mm × 660 mm)
Performance figures
Tractive effort 24,640 lbf (109.6 kN)

The NER Class P2 (LNER Class J26) was a class of 0-6-0 steam locomotives of the North Eastern Railway.[1][2] All 50 locomotives survived into British Railways ownership in 1948 and their BR numbers were 65730-65779. None survive into preservation.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ian Allan ABC of British Railways Locomotives, 1948 edition, part 4, page 42
  2. ^ http://www.lner.info/locos/J/j26.shtml