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Internal Combustion : Ruston & Hornsby 16HP

Status : Operational / Stored
Builder : Ruston & Hornsby
Built : 1932
Works No. : 166010
Fuel: Diesel

16HP Ruston & Hornsby in the yard.

16HP Ruston & Hornsby in the yard. Photo T. Bowles

This diesel locomotive, which is believed to be the oldest working Ruston in existence, was built in 1932 (Works No. 166010) and obtained by a member from Kingston Minerals at Corsham in 1973. It has been regauged from 2’ 6” gauge