728 T9 Class (2 of 2)

Photograph of 728 T9 Class (2 of 2)
Loco number: 728
Loco name: n/a
Loco class: T9
Wheel arrangement: 4-4-0
Location: Parkstone
Subject type: Steam locomotive and passenger train
Date taken: 1949 - June 10
From/to: Up slow
Notes: Designed by Dugald Drummond & built by Dubs & Co (Glasgow) and at Nine Elms, T9 class were known as Greyhounds for their fast smooth running. Class eventually had 66 members and all were rebuilt with superheaters in 1920's. 728 has water cart tender.
Region: Southern Railway (SR)
Power classification: Not rated
Designer: Drummond / Urie