Southern Railway 2-6-0 No. 1638 31638
Sheffield Park, Sussex, UK
Location: Bluebell Railway
Status: Display
Photo Album
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At Barry Scrapyard
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Photo Copyright © Alan John Crotty
A lovely photo of the U class loco in action on the Bluebell Railway. A steam loco in the English countryside. What more could you want?
Photo Copyright © Alan John Crotty
Standing at the platform in 2018, the Class U 2-6-0 is the second loco in a double headed train.
Photo Copyright © Robin R Beck
The right hand cylinder, crosshead and slide bars with Walchaerts valve gear.
Photo Copyright © Robin R Beck
Inside the spacious cab.
Photo Copyright © Robin R Beck
Before purchase for preservation the loco was sent for scrap to Woodham's yard, Barry Dock. Photo from 23rd March 1968
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fick├ęs