6000 King George V at Swindon

photo John Griffiths

Ex GWR 4-6-0 Collett King class 6000 King George V at Swindon works, after working the last trip of a King from Wolverhampton and Bimingham Snow Hill. We returned later after viewing the works. What a trip that was!

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4-6-0                         8P                 6000 Class


Introduced 1927                   Collett design

Weights: Loco:     89tons 0cwt
              Tender:   46tons 14cwt
Pressure 250lbs. Su
Clys: (4) 16" x 28"
Driving Wheel diameter: 6ft 6in.
Tractive effort: 40,285lb.
Inside Walschaerts valve gear and rocking shafts, P.V.

6000 King George V

6001 King Edward VII

6002 King William IV

6003 King George IV

6004 King George III

6005 King  George II

6006 King  George I

6007 King William III

6008 King James II

6009 King Charles II

6010 King Charles I

6011 King James I

6012 King Edward VI

6013 King Henry VIII

6014 King Henry VII

6015 King Richard III

6016 King Edward V

6017 King Edward IV

6018 King Henry VI

6019 King Henry V

6020 King Henry IV

6021 King Richard II

6022 King Edward III

6023 King Edward II

6024 King Edward I

6025 King Henry III

6026 King John

6027 King Richard I

6028 King George VI

6029 King Edward VIII