The President
Burrell no. 2789 RL - The President - reg DO 2067 at Duncombe Park 09 - IMG 7545
Newly restored "The President"
Engine Details
Current Name The President
Manufacturer Burrell
Build date 1905
Serial no. 2789
Registration no. DO 2067
Machine type Road Loco
Weight Tons (kg) 16 ton
Date into Preservation ?
Power nhp 8 nhp
No. of Cylinders 2
Cylinder type compound
Linkage Type {{{linkage_type}}}
No. of Gears 2
Original Owner ?
Original cost
Date bought (Current) ?
Sale Price (approximate)
(if published)
Not disclosed
Auctioneer Private treaty
Private Sale {{{privatesale}}}
Notes Formerly in Bressingham Steam Museum collection. Won Best in show at Duncombe Park 2009
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The President is a Road Locomotive built by Charles Burrell & Co in 1905.

Engines historyEdit

  • Early history details required
  • Sold new to ?
  • Worked by George Caudwell of Lincolnshire in whose livery engine is now painted.
  • 196? Bought by Alan Bloom for the Bressingham Steam Museum collection.
  • 2007 Sold by the Bressingham trustees to fund works to the site.
  • 2009 Restoration complete by new owner ?


2011 Events
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2009 Events
2008 events
2007 Events
  • Under restoration
Earlier events
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See alsoEdit

Preservation & collector

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