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 Undergoing restoration to operational condition:  for details of the restoration see the pages Overhaul of "Brookes No. 1"

More details of this locomotive are given in our stockbook.

Return to the list of steam locomotives.


Mixed Traffic Gala

Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th July. 

victorian loco

Click here for more details.

Twitter Facebook


Instagram flickr
Go to top