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Southern Big Tanks: 1, G16 4-8-0Ts 30492-30495
Irwell Press

Southern Big Tanks: 1, G16 4-8-0Ts 30492-30495

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The Southern inherited small classes designed for specific tasks, to a greater extent than the other companies. To the LSWR for instance, with a new, modern hump yard in prospect at Feltham, it made sense to specially build four giant eight-coupled tanks for the work; it was a very rare instance of creating such a 'specialised heavy shunter' in this country.

Softback, 56 pages, black & white photos, drawings

ISBN: 9781906919948

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