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. Details of its recent restoration are given in the pages Overhaul of "Brookes No. 1"

 

More details of this locomotive are given in our stockbook.

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After the Fire

Following the major arson attack on neighbouring premises, we have launched this appeal to help repair the damage to our rolling stock and buildings. Click here for more details. Click below to donate.

 


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Our Santa Special trains are now running, but are all fully booked.

Santa with train

To avoid disappointment, please do not travel to the railway for these trains unless you have already booked your tickets in advance.

 

After the Fire

Following the major arson attack on neighbouring premises, we have launched this appeal to help repair the damage to our rolling stock and buildings.  Click here for more details.  Click below to donate.

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