LSWR 380 class

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LSWR 380 class
Type and origin
Power type Steam
Designer William Adams
Builder Beyer, Peacock and Company
Build date circa 1879
Total produced 12
Configuration 4-4-0
Gauge 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm)
Fuel type coal
Operators London and South Western Railway
Locale Great Britain

The LSWR 380 class was a class of 4-4-0 tender locomotives designed by William Adams for the London and South Western Railway and introduced about 1879. They were built by Beyer, Peacock and Company and received LSWR numbers 380-391. They were nicknamed "steam rollers" because of their small solid bogie wheels. The design was developed from Adams' 46 class 4-4-0T, later rebuilt as 4-4-2T.[1]

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  1. ^ Dendy Marshall, C.F. (1963). History of the Southern Railway. London: Ian Allan. p. 172. ISBN 071100059X.