The Countess at Woolpit Steam rally 2009
|Current Name||The Countess|
|Serial no.||No. 11421|
|Registration no.||NT 117|
|Weight Tons (kg)||?|
|Power nhp||6 nhp|
|No. of Cylinders||Single|
|No. of Gears||2|
|Original Owner||Alf Morgan|
|Current Owner / Keeper||
|Date bought (Current)||1996|
|Notes||left under a tree for 30 years|
Supplied new on September the 11th 1908 to Alf Morgan of ? as an agricultural traction engine.
In 1911 was sold on to The Griffin family of Shropshire, who owned the engine for 85 years till 1996.
Spent part of the 2nd World War as a Standby power source at a Carpet factory and a coal mine, it was then parked under a tree in 1941 were she sat for 36 years till 1977 when she was re steamed.
Bought by Rodney Timpson, from Norfolk in 1996 and fitted with a new firebox in 2008 for her 100th birthday.
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References / sourcesEdit
- show guide + info board for exhibit
- More Photos of 11421 on the Steam Scenes web site