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GWR Castle Class No. 5029 Nunney Castle


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Alan Hogg - No. 5029 Nunney Castle during the mainline visit in August 1992


Nunney Castle operated sixteen Aylesbury to Quainton shuttles with No. 6024 King Edward I over the August 1992 Bank Holiday weekend. After heavy overhaul Nunney Castle was operational on mainline tours from 2008, based at Tyseley. Full details are available on Nunney Castle's own website.


Builder :- Great Western Railway Date Built :- 1934 Number :- 5029
Alternate Numbers :- - Name :- Nunney Castle Wheel Arrangement :- 4-6-0
Tractive Effort :- 31,626 lb Boiler Pressure :- 225 psi Cylinder Dimensions :- 16" x 26"
Weight :- 79t 17c Driving Wheel Dia. :- 6' 8½""

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