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T56 . T160 . T161 . T162


Wheel data
T56 . T160 . T161 . T162


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Scan of casting T160






Full size for 85 dpi screens

Bare weight c. 1130 gr
Scan of casting T56  Scan of casting T161  Scan of casting T162
CAST IRON WHEEL CASTINGS
for GWR 4-2-2 Dean 3001class at 10 mm/ft
Using slightly undersized T56 bogie wheels for extra clearance


A full set consists of 4 x T56 leading, 2 x T160 driving, 2 x T161 trailing and 6 x T162 tender wheels.

Suitable for Gauge One Fine or Standard


The prototype driving wheel weights are surface mounted plates, and are not cast in.

Diameters before 1898: bogie 4' 1", drivers 7' 8½", trailing 4' 7",
and from then with very slightly thicker tyres: bogies 4' 1½", drivers 7' 9" and trailing wheels 4' 9"

Good drawings available from the NRM copy service:
NRM ref. 1/GW/778, plan, side elevation. Swindon drawing No. 14813, 1898
NRM ref. 1/GW/777, end elevations and sections. Swindon drawing No 14860, 1898



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