Chatham Historic Dockyard Railway
Below is the register of all standard gauge locomotives present at Chatham Dockyard.
Steam Locomotives
NameWheel Arr.BuilderAquiredDisposed 
 2-2-0TGAP129/1865New[Note 1] 
 2-2-0TGAP182/1866New[Note 1] 
 2-2-0TGAP218/1866New[Note 1] 
 2-2-0TGAP718/1871New [Note 1] 
 2-2-0TGAP719/1871New[Note 1] 
 2-2-0TGAP1023/1874New[Note 1] 
Royal Engineer0-4-0STMW602/1876ex Lodge Hill & Upnor RailwaySold [Note 2] 
Daisy0-4-0STHC308/1887Ex Woolwich ArsenalScrapped/Sold 1932 
Vulcan0-4-0STSS3419/1888Ex Woolwich ArsenalSold 1932 
Vulcan0-4-0STVF1399/1893Ex Woolwich ArsenalScrapped 6-1951 
Shoeburyness0-6-0TVF1436/1894Ex W.D. ShoeburynessScrapped/Sold 
Newcastle0-4-0STHL2450/1899NewSold [Note 3]
Express0-4-0STHL2564/1903NewScrapped 10-1955
Hercules0-4-0CTHL2771/1909NewScrapped/Sold 
Kent0-4-0STHL2807/1909NewScrapped 10-1955
Sussex0-4-0STHL2876/1911NewScrapped 10-1955
Devon0-4-0STAB1286/1914NewSold [Note 4] 
Cornwall0-4-0STAB1386/1914NewSold [Note 4] 
Chatham No.40-6-0TLB79/1880Ex W.D. CatterickScrapped 9-1932
RNCF No.40-6-0STMW1620/1903ex Royal Cordite Factory Holton HeathScrapped/Sold 
Centaur0-4-0STHL3683/1927NewScrapped/Sold 
 4wVBTS6994/1927Ex Jersey Eastern Railway 1929Sold [Note 5]
Atlas0-4-0STHL3803/1932NewScrapped 3-1957 
Titan0-4-0STHL3807/1934New Sold 1957 
Goliath0-4-0STHL3863/1935NewScrapped 1963
Ajax0-4-0STRSH7042/1941New still in service
Victory0-4-0STAB2199/1945New Sold [Note 6]
V.E.Day0-4-0STAB2198/1945NewScrapped 7-1927
Invicta0-4-0STAB2220/1946NewSold [Note 7]
Singapore0-4-0STHL3865/1936Ex Singapore Dockyard 1953Sold [Note 8]

Notes:

  • [1] - Transferred to the Chattenden & Upnor Railway.
  • [2] - To W. Rigby, Contractor Erith, Kent.
  • [3] - To Hollycombe Steam Collection, Liphook. 1957.
  • [4] - To Abelsons, locomotive dealers, Sheldon.
  • [5] - To George Cohen Sons & Co. Canning Town London. More Detail Here
  • [6] - To scrapyard in Swanley, Kent.
  • [7] - To Invicta Locomotive Preservation Society.
  • [8] - To South Eastern Steam Centre, Ashford, Kent.

Diesel Locomotives
      
NameWheel Arr.BuilderAquiredDisposed 
Walmer Castle4wDEAW D23/1933New 1934Scrapped 3/1966 [Note 1]
Rochester Castle4wDMFH3738/1955NewStill in Service
Upnor Castle4wDMFH3742/1955NewScrapped 1984
Leeds Castle4wDMFH3745/1955NewScrapped 1984
Dover Castle4wDMFH3770/1955NewScrapped 1984
Cooling Castle4wDMFH3771/1955NewScrapped 1984
Deal Castle4wDMFH3772/1955NewScrapped 1984
Chilham Castle4wDMHN2076/1940Sheerness Dockyard 1959Scrapped 1969
Allington Castle4wDMHN6975/1968NewSold [Note 2]
 6wDEAW D57/1936M.O.D. Long MarstonTransferred [Note 3]

Notes:

  • [1] - Ex Gas Light & Coke Co., Becton By-Products Works, London
  • [2] - To British Nuclear Fuels site at Sellafield, Cumbria. Date unknown
  • [3] - Returned to M.O.D. Long Marston. Date unknown


Key to Builders

AB:Andrew Barclay, Sons & Co. Ltd.

AP:Aveling & Porter Ltd.

AW:Sir W. G. Armstrong, Whitworth & Co. [ Engineers ] Ltd.

FH:F.C.Hibberd & Co.Ltd

HC:Hudswell, Clark & Co. Ltd.

HL:R. & W.Hawthorn, Leslie & Co. Ltd.

HN:Hunslet Engine Co. Ltd.

LB:London, Brighton & South Coast Railway.

MW:Manning, Wardle & Co.Ltd.

RSH:Robert Stephenson & Hawthorns Ltd.

S:Sentinel Steam Wagon & Carriage Co. Ltd.

SS:Sharp, Stewart & Co. Ltd.

VF:Vulcan Foundry Ltd.

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