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Elevated locomotive
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No: 7717   Contributor: Marcel Gommers   Year: 2003   Manufacturer: Davey Paxman & Co   Country: England
Elevated locomotive

Steam locomotive undergoing maintenance works.



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Picture added on 20 December 2009 at 15:03
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Through Their Eyes - Steam Trains Collection, England
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Looks very like one of the Romney Hythe and Dymchurch Railway locos.

Added by Paul Strathdee on 20 December 2009.
Yes, this is their no. 7 "Typhoon", GN outline two-cylinder (formerly three-cylinder) 4-6-2 Pacific locomotive, designed by Henry Greenly, and built by Davey Paxman & Co., (16043) in 1927.
The rhdr web site provides full details of this locomotive, which weighs 8 tons 10 cwt.

Added by Peter Langsdale on 25 December 2009.
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