Class Rover 4-2-2

Class Details
Gooch Rover Class, 4-2-2 express passanger locomotives.
Cyl: 18 x 24; DW: 8 ft.
Initially three Iron Duke Class extensively rebuilt, but then new locomotives taking same names as withdrawn Iron Duke Class locomotives.

BR #GWR #Great Western Railway: Broad Gauge #NameBuiltWdrn1950 shedLast shedNotesPhotos
Great WesternGreat Western18881892Hauled the last Paddington to Penzance broad gauge service as far as Bristol.
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Iron Duke18731892
Great Britain18801892
Lightening18781892
Dragon18801892
Emperor18801892
SultanSultan18761892
1
Courier18781892
Tartar18761892
WarlockWarlock18761892
1
Tornado18881892
Prometheus18881892
Estafette18701884
Amazon18781892
Alma18801892
Balaklava18711892
InkermannInkermann18781892
1
Crimea18781892
Eupatoria18781892
Sebastapol18801892
Timour18731892
BulkeleyBulkeley18801892Worked the last broad gauge passanger train out of Paddington on 20 May 1892 as far as Bristol, then returned the following morning with the last train from Penzance to Paddington.
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Number of locomotives logged in this class is 22.

Number of locomotives with photos available in this class: 5.