D6: Brush/Beyer Peacock 91

0-4-0 diesel electric locomotive 'D2999'

D2999

 

Built 1958, at Gorton, Manchester
Weight 30 tons 0 cwt
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
Current status Operational

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