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CR/LMS Pickersgill "72" Class 4-4-0


General
Designer Pickersgill
Introduced 1920
Pre-Grouping Caledonian Railway
Big Four London, Midland & Scottish Railway
Wheels 4-4-0
Number Built as 72 32
First in Service 05/1920
Last in Service 01/10/1962
Manufacturers
ManufacturerTotal
Armstrong Whitworth 10
North British Locomotive Company, Glasgow 12
St. Rollox Works 10
Orders
BuilderOrder #DateSize
St. Rollox Works Y124 05/1920
Armstrong Whitworth n/a 02/1921
North British Locomotive Company, Glasgow L768 11/1922

Illustration
Copyright: Gerald Robinson
Power
Variant Introduced 1920
Tractive Effort 21,435lbs
Inside Cylinders 20.5" x 26" (2 off)
Inside Motion Stephenson

Wheels
Pony 3' 6"
Drivers 6' 6"
Total Wheelbase 24' 4"
Descriptive Wheelbase 7' 0" + 7' 7" + 9' 9" = 24' 4"

Dimensions
Weight (loco only) 61t 5cwt

Boiler & Firebox
Boiler Max Diameter 4' 1112"
Boiler Barrel Length 11' 2"
Boiler Pressure 175lbs
Total Evaporative Area 1329ft2
Superheater Element Area 200ft2
Total Heating Area 1529ft2