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Midland class 700
London, Midland & Scottish class 1F
Great Britain | 1869 | 316 produced
LMS No. 22846 parked at Bournville Depot in July 1947
LMS No. 22846 parked at Bournville Depot in July 1947
Ben Brooksbank / Ancient ex-Midland double-framed 0-6-0 at Bournville Locomotive Depot
ManufacturerDerby, Dübs & Co., John Fowler & Co, Kitson & Co., Neilson & Co., Vulcan Foundry
Axle config0-6-0 (Six-coupled) 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Wheelbase16 ft 5 in
Fixed wheelbase16 ft 5 in
Service weight80,640 lbs
Adhesive weight80,640 lbs
Axle load26,880 lbs
Fuel capacitycoal
Power sourcesteam
Estimated power350 hp (261 kW)
Optimal speed17 mph
Starting effort13,206 lbf
Power Plant
Driver diameter62.5 in
Boiler pressure140 psi
Expansion typesimple
Cylinderstwo, 17 x 24 in
Grate area16.8 sq ft
Firebox area103 sq ft
Tube heating area993 sq ft
Evaporative heating area1,096 sq ft
Total heating area1,096 sq ft
Calculated Values
steam locomotive
last changed: 08 2023

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