5224

5224 in the workshop at Peak Rail - August 2018.jpg

5224 was built at Swindon in 1924 and ran until withdrawn in 1963 from Cardiff East Dock shed.

BR motive power depot allocations since 1948.

Date Arrived Depot
January 1948 Ebbw Junction
February 1954 Severn Tunnel Junction
March 1962 Cardiff Canton
August 1962 Cardiff East Dock

5224, which has a raised frame over the cylinders, is owned by Pete Waterman.

It has been restored and run on a number of heritage lines before moving to Crewe Heritage Centre where it was planned to overhaul it.

Following Pete Waterman selling his facility at Crewe 5224 has moved to Peak Rail at Rowsley to undertake the overhaul which has now commenced.

Home Base Current Status Owner
Peak Rail Under overhaul Pete Waterman – The Waterman Railway Heritage Trust
5224 in the workshop at Peak Rail - August 2018.jpg 5224 in the workshop at Peak Rail – August 2018

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