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Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 fireless No. 1493
Similarly to the other two fireless locomotives at Quainton, GF3 and No. 2243, this locomotive came to Quainton from Laporte, Luton, in March 1970. However, its ownership was not transferred to the Quainton Railway Society. On 22nd May 1970 it was moved on to Ayris Jeacock, Bicester, for scrapping.
Before its time at Laporte it had been based at Van den Berghs & Jurgens Ltd, Purfleet, moving to Laporte's in 1968.
Current Location - Scrapped
|Builder :-||Andrew Barclay||Date Built :-||1916||Works No. :-||1493|
|Running No. :-||-||Name :-||-||Wheel Arrangement :-||0-4-0|
|Tractive Effort :-||- lb||Boiler Pressure :-||- psi||Cylinder Dimensions :-||-" x -"|
|Weight :-||-t -c||Driving Wheel Dia. :-||-' -"|
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