2-6-2T steam locomotive "Picton"

[Made In Leeds]

Picton

 

Built 1927, at Leeds
Weight 52 tons 9 cwt (in working order)
Driving wheels 3' 7" diameter (approx 109 cm)
Cylinders 2 (outside), 16" diameter (approx 405 mm)
Previously worked Usine Sainte Madeleine sugar plantation, Trinidad
Entered collection Purchased by an MRT member from Usine Sainte Madeleine in 2002, and then by the MRT in 2013 with support from the Heritage Lottery Fund
Current status Awaiting conservation, supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund: more details are given in the pages Conserving "Picton"

 

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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