CAPT. JOHN

Main Details
Number
4
Works Number
B438
Class
Bertie class 0-4-0 Saddle Tank
Builder
Roundhouse Engineering Co. Ltd, Doncaster
Owner
SdR
Status
In service

CAPT. JOHN is a "Bertie" class 0-4-0 saddle tank built by Roundhouse in 2012 and first entering service on the Swallowdale Railway in 2012.

On subsequent visits to the SdR's Low End works the locomotive has been fitted with a new water top-up system and water level sight-glass.

The simplified Stephenson valve gear has been fitted with slide-bars; and a lamp bracket was installed on the cab back plate.

Loco 4 Capt. John
Loco 4 Capt. John (click to enlarge image)