Tour Scotland Video Great Britain VI Steam Train Railway Station Perth Perthshire
Tour Scotland video of the Great Britain VI Steam Train on a visit to the railway station in Perth, Perthshire, Scotland. The train had just arrived from Inverness in the Highlands. BR 44871 LMS 4871 was built at Crewe Works in 1945 in England. Technical detail specifications of locomotive 44871: Boiler pressure of 44871: 225 lbf/sq.in., Weight of 44871: loco 72.1 tons, tender 53.7 tons, Wheel diameter of 44871: 3' 3½'', 6' 0", Valve gear of 44871: Walschaerts piston valves, Cylinders (diameter x stroke) of 44871: 18½" x 28" (O), Tractive effort of 44871: 25450 lbf., BR Power classification of 44871: Class 5MT.
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