2-6-2 Locomotives in Great_Britain

Railroads that used 2-6-2 Locomotives in Great_Britain (data provided by Steve Llanso of Sweat House Media)

Surviving Examples of 2-6-2 Locomotives in Great_Britain

No.ClassF.M. WhyteGaugeRailroad LineLocationStatusBuilder InfoNotes
82-6-2T23.75"GWR Vale of Rheidol Railway, Aberystwyth, WALoperationalGWR Swindon Works, 1923Named Llywelyn.
72-6-215"Bure Valley Railway Bure Valley Railway, Aylsham, ENGoperationalWinson Engineering, 1994Named Spitfire.
82-6-2T15"Bure Valley Railway Bure Valley Railway, Aylsham, ENGoperationalWinson Engineering, 1997Named John of Gaunt. Previously named Thunder.
L.150 (5521)45752-6-2T4'-8½"London Transport (GWR) Avon Valley Railway, Bitton, ENGoperationalGWR Swindon Works, 1927
2-6-212¼"Exmoor Steam Railway Exmoor Steam Railway, Bratton Fleming, ENGprivate operationalExmoor Steam Railway Bratton Fleming Works #325, 2009Named Black Beauty.
416051012-6-2T4'-8½"BR South Devon Railway, Buckfastleigh, ENGout of serviceBR Swindon Works, 1948Restored to operation in February 1993. Taken out of service in June 2003. Returned to operation in August 2006. Taken out of service again in late 2015. On loan from the West Somerset Railway, Minehead, ENG until at least 2033. Undergoing overhaul.
2-6-2T15"Kirklees Light Railway Kirklees Light Railway, Clayton West, ENGoperationalBrian Taylor, 1987Named Fox.
242-6-215"Cleethorpes Coast Light Railway Cleethorpes Coast Light Railway, Cleethorpes, ENGoperationalFairbourne Railway Fairbourne Works #4, 1990
2-6-2T15"Perrygrove Railway Perrygrove Railway, Coleford, ENGoperationalAlan Keef Ltd #5360, 2008Named Lydia.
414451012-6-2T4'-8½"BR (GWR) Didcot Railway Centre, Didcot, ENGoperationalGWR Swindon Works, 1946
2-6-2T15"Windmill Farm Railway Bressingham Steam Museum & Gardens, Diss, ENGoperationalExmoor Steam Railway Bratton Fleming Works #311, 2001Named St. Christopher.
456645002-6-2T4'-8½"BR (GWR) Severn Valley Railway, Kidderminster, ENGoperationalGWR Swindon Works, 1924
519951012-6-2T4'-8½"GWR Llangollen Railway, Llangollen, WALout of serviceGWR Swindon Works, 1934Restored to operation in 2003. Taken out of service for an overhaul in Jan 2019. Returned to operation in Apr 2019. Leased to the West Somerset Railway, Minehead, ENG from Dec 2020 to Dec 2022. Taken out of service again in Oct 2023. Undergoing overhaul.
554145752-6-2T4'-8½"BR (GWR) Dean Forest Railway, Lydney, ENGoperationalGWR Swindon Works, 1928
414151012-6-2T4'-8½"GWR Epping Ongar Railway, Ongar, ENGoperationalGWR Swindon Works, 1946
142-6-2T23½"Lynton & Barnstaple Railway Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways, Porthmadog, WALoperationalFfestiniog Railway Boston Lodge Works, 2010Replica. Named Lyd. Operates on the Ffestiniog Railway.
2-6-2T23½"North Wales Narrow Gauge Railways Welsh Highland Heritage Railway, Porthmadog, WALoperationalHunslet Engine Co. #901, 1906Not affiliated with the Welsh Highland Railway. Named Russell.
102-6-215"Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway, Ravenglass, ENGoperationalRavenglass & Eskdale Railway Ravenglass Works, 1976Named Northern Rock.
554245752-6-2T4'-8½"GWR Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway, Toddington, ENGoperationalGWR Swindon Works, 1928
4771 (60800)V22-6-24'-8½"LNER (BR) National Railway Museum, York, ENGdisplayLNER Doncaster Works #1837, 1936Named Green Arrow. Restored to operation in January 1972. Retired from excursion service on April 21, 2008. On loan to the Danum Gallery, Library and Museum in Doncaster, Waterdale until at least 2024.
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