Class J79

Class Details
W Wordsell NER class H2.
Weight 27/25 tons; Pressure: 140psi; Cyls: 14x20; DW: 3 ft 6 ; TE: 11,041 lbs.

BR #LNER #North Eastern Railway #NameBuiltWdrn1950 shedLast shedNotesPhotos
407Mar 1897Jun 1937MID - MiddlesboroughRebuilt with larger tanks to enable it to work the Cawood, Wistow and Selby Light Railway when the NER took over the line in 1901.
1662Oct 1907Aug1937GHD - GatesheadIn service stock until the end of 1925.
1787Mar 1897Aug 1936MID - MiddlesboroughHand braked until 1931 when it was fitted with vacuum brake for handling horseboxes in connection with Stockton races, hence its allocation to Middlesborough.

Number of locomotives logged in this class is 3.

Number of locomotives with photos available in this class: 3.