S13: Hunslet 2387

0-6-0ST steam locomotive "Brookes No. 1"

[Made In Leeds]

Brookes No. 1


Built 1943, at Leeds
Weight 27 tons 18 cwt
Driving wheels 3' 4" diameter (approx 102 cm)
Cylinders 2 (inside), 14" diameter (approx 355 mm)
Previously worked Brookes Chemical Co., Halifax
Entered collection Purchased by an MRT member from the Peak Railway Society in 1981, and then by the MRT in 2013 with support from the Heritage Lottery Fund
Current status Operational.  For details of the overhaul that returned it to this condition, see the pages Overhaul of "Brookes No. 1"

More details of this locomotive are given in our stockbook.

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