On Shed at Llanberis is steam engine No. 2 'Enid' waiting to form the 15:30 service to the summit. - Manufactured by the Swiss Locomotive & Manufacturing Co. of Winterhur. dating from 1895 and 1896, cost £1525. The boilers are inclined on the locomotives to ensure that the boiler tubes and the firebox remain submerged when on the gradient, The locomotive always runs chimney first up the mountain pushing a single carriage in front of it. For safety reasons the carriage is not coupled to the locomotive on the way down, the rack and pinion system also acts as a brake, on 24th June 2017.


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