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Pallots Steam Museum, Jersey
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No: 12696   Contributor: Phil Horscroft   Year: 2003   Manufacturer: Peckett and Sons   Country: Jersey
Pallots Steam Museum, Jersey

A product of Peckett of Bristol this 1948 built 0-4-0 saddle tank is seen at Pallots Steam Museum in Jersey in 2003.
Picture added on 04 December 2011 at 22:50
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In 1880 Peckett & Son Ltd took over the locomotive building business originally established in 1864 by Fox Walker & Co., at the Atlas Engine Works, St George, Bristol. Like its predecessor, the company became well known for a range of small industrial type locomotives, many of them 0-4-0 and 0-6-0 wheel arrangements. The ‘steam only’ tradition was maintained until 1954, the last steam locomotive being No.2165 – on outside cylindered 0-6-0 side tank engine – which left the works on 12th June 1958.

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