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Great Western Railway No. 4144 Didcot, Berkshire
Photo Copyright © Owen Chapman
Photo Copyright © Owen Chapman
The Great Western Railway built these 'Large Prairie' tank locos for passenger train work. In 2017, 4144 is painted as it would have appeared in the very early days of British Railways (1948). The name is on the side tanks in full, but in Great Western style.
Photo Copyright © Robin R Beck
Photo Copyright © Robin R Beck
A typical Great Western cab interior.
Photo Copyright © Robin R Beck
Left hand cylinder arrangement shows the valve spindle connection to the inside valve gear above the top slide bar. A typical Great Western arrangement for outside cylinder locos.
Photo Copyright © Robin R Beck
GWR 2-6-2T No.4144, a celebrity visitor to the Worth Valley Railway for their Spring Gala, emerging from Mytholmes Tunnel and climbing under Ebor Lane, Haworth on 6th March 2020
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés
GWR 2-6-2T No.4144, poses with Taff Vale Railway No.85 at Keighley during the Worth Valley Railway Spring Gala, on 6th March 2020
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés
Two 2-6-2Ts together: GWR No.4144 with British Railways No.41241 at Keighley during the Worth Valley Railway Spring Gala, on 6th March 2020
Photo Copyright © Dale W Fickés
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