- LNWR 17in Coal Engine
The LNWR 17in Coal Engine was a class of
0-6-0steam tender engines designed by Francis Webb and introduced in 1873. They were called "Coal Engines" because they were used for hauling coal trains. LNWR engines were built to last and many of the "Coal Engines" passed into LMS ownership in 1923 and 35 into British Railwaysownership in 1948. BR numbers were 58321-58361 (with gaps).
* LMS/BR Power classification, 2F
* Locomotive weight, 32 tons 0 cwt
* Boiler pressure, 150 psi
* Superheater, No
* Cylinders, 17"x24"
* Driving wheel diameter, 4' 5½"
* Tractive effort, 16,530 lb
* Valve gear, Stephenson (slide valves)
For terminology, see
Steam locomotive components
Ian Allan ABC of British Railways Locomotives, 1948 edition, part 3, page 51
* [http://www.lnwrs.org.uk/GoodsLocos/Loco02.php Goods Engines of LNWR]
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