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    Crosti boilered 9F's

    Ten of the BR Standard Class 9F locomotives, Nos 92020-9, were built with Franco–Crosti boilers in 1955. Like the German 50.40 these were 2–10–0 tender locomotives with a single feedwater heater under the main boiler.[2] The standard funnel was...

    Forum: Photography

    Dec 10, 2017 at 9:46 AM
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    6202 Turbomotive/46202 Princess Anne

    The Turbomotive was a modified Princess Royal Class steam locomotive designed by William Stanier and built by the London, Midland and Scottish Railway in 1935. It used turbines instead of cylinders. It was later rebuilt as a conventional...

    Forum: Steam Traction

    Dec 9, 2017 at 11:40 AM