D6: Brush/Beyer Peacock 91
0-4-0 diesel electric locomotive 'D2999'
|Built||1958, at Gorton, Manchester|
|Weight||30 tons 0 cwt|
|Length over buffers||21' 11" (approx 6.7 m)|
|Driving wheels||3' 6" diameter (approx 107 cm)|
|Engine||6 cylinder National Gas, 220 hp|
|Previously worked||Steel Company of Wales, Orb Steelworks, Newport|
|Entered collection||Placed on permanent loan by the British Steel Corporation in 1987|
More details of this locomotive are given in our stockbook.
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