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Slaughter and Co

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Slaughter & Co of Bristol

This may have been another name for Stothert, Slaughter and Co, after Edward Slaughter joined Stothert in 1841 as a partner specifically to make steam locomotives.

1841-46 Built several locomotives for the Great Western Railway

Maker of stationary engines. [1]

1867 Two 150 HP beam engines for Deptford Pumping Station (Metropolitan Drainage), driving sewage pumps.[2]

Steam Locomotives

Broad gauge locomotives built for the Great Western Railway[3]:

1841 Arrow, Dart

1841-42 Javelin, Yataghan, Assegai, Stiletto, Djerid, Lance, Rocket, Creese

1846 Avalanche

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. Stationary Steam Engines of Great Britain by George Watkins. Vol 10
  2. ‘Stationary Steam Engines of Great Britain, Volume 8: Greater London & South East‘, by George Watkins, Landmark Publishing Ltd
  3. The Engineer 1910/12/16 Supplement