S17: Hunslet 1684
0-4-0T steam locomotive "Mendip Collier"
|Built||1931, at Leeds|
|Weight||23 tons 10 cwt|
|Driving wheels||3' 4" diameter (approx 102 cm)|
|Cylinders||2 (outside), 12" diameter (approx 305 mm)|
|Previously worked||Kilmersdon Colliery, Somerset|
|Entered collection||Purchased in 1968 by the G.W.R. 1338 Locomotive Fund, and moved to Leeds in 2006|
|Current status||Awaiting restoration|
More details of this locomotive are given in our stockbook.