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GWR 5600 Class, 5619

Preserved Great Western Railway 5600 Class 0-6-2T steam locomotive number 5619 having a puff at Sheringham station on the North Norfolk Railway's September Steam Gala on September 2nd 2012.

 

5619 was designed by Charles Collett and built at Swindon works in March 1925 for coal train duties in South Wales. 5619 was withdrawn from traffic on June 30th 1964. The 5600 Class was nicknamed the 'Taffy Tank'.

 

Photography by David and posted here with kind permission.

  

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Taken on September 2, 2012