Alex Seal

Broad Gauge

D43 Zebra Class

Six 4-4-0ST locomotives were built by Avonside Engine Co. in 1966 for the SDR. They had 5ft 8in driving wheels and 3ft 4in carrying wheels.

No. Name Built Withdrawn
2122 Gorgon Sep 1866 May 1892
2123 Pluto Oct 1866 May 1892
2124 Sedley Sep 1866 Dec 1885
2125 Sol Nov 1866 May 1892
2126 Titan Oct 1866 Nov 1886
2127 Zebra Oct 1866 May 1892

Photographs

 
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Gorgon, Newton Abbot on 5 September 1891.

A Broad Gauge Finale

 
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Gorgon seen in the scrapyard at Swindon in June 1892 with coupling rods removed.

100 Years Of The Great Western

 
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Pluto, Taunton

Taunton In The 1880s

 
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Pluto, Kingswear during preperations for the change of gauge in May 1892

The Newton Abbot To Kingswear Railway (1844-1988)

 
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Sol standing beneath Torquay Station footbridge.

A Broad Gauge Album

 
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Zebra, Torre.

Broad Gauge Society: Broadsheet 53

 
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Zebra.

Broad Gauge Society: Broadsheet 53

 
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Zebra.

Broad Gauge Society: Broadsheet 53
Broad Gauge Locomotives

 
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Zebra.

Broad Gauge Society: Broadsheet 53

 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/South_Devon_Railway_Gorgon_class