Swanage Railway (3): 6695

Posted: May 27, 2014 in Dorset, Trains
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Locomotive 6695 is one of a class built for the Great western railway between 1922-1928. It is reported that they ran better in reverse than they did in forward gear. The class was withdrawn between May 1963 and December 1965.

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Comments
  1. bigboy4006 says:

    That’s a good looking engine!

    • Pete says:

      Unfortunately as it was early in the season only 30053 was in steam and so didn’t get the chance to see it in action.

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